Ten top tips: reducing antibiotic resistance

The World Health Organization (WHO)’s 2014 report on global surveillance of antimicrobial resistance reveals that antibiotic resistance is no longer a prediction for the future; it is happening now, across the world. This has been driven by antibiotic overuse in humans and food-producing animals,...

20 years in wound healing: where we are now

For 20 years, or more, I have attended the Wounds UK annual conference held in the international conference centre in Harrogate in North Yorkshire, England. This year the event, billed as ‘Decoding Science — Transforming Practice’ was bigger and better than ever before. With over 1,500...

KTwo® Compression Bandage System Made Easy

Compression therapy has been considered the gold standard of care for venous hypertension and leg ulcers since the late 1980s. As research has translated into clinical practice, bandage application practices have changed and improved, reducing healing times and increasing patient comfort and...