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  1. Wounds International announce Middle East conference
    Wounds International announce Middle East conference VIEW PDF

    We are very proud to announce that Wounds International will be partnering with MENA Conferences and Gulnaz Tariq, Wound Care Manager from the SEHA Group of Hospitals in Abu Dhabi to deliver our first conference in the Middle East. This will be held on the...

  2. Update from EPUAP
    Update from EPUAP

    The 16th Annual Meeting of the EPUAP will be held in Vienna, Austria August 28-30th 2013 in collaboration with APUPA the Austrian Society for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers.

  3. Wound digest 4(1)
    Wound digest 4(1) VIEW PDF
    March 4(1)

    This digest summarises recent key papers published in the areas of pressure ulcers, skin integrity, venous leg ulcers, and diabetic foot ulcers.

  4. New foreign language Made Easy editions available online
    New foreign language Made Easy editions available online

    Wounds International continues to expand the number of translations and languages available online for our international readers to download and use in practice.

  5. Earlobe probes may increase risk of pressure ulcers
    Earlobe probes may increase risk of pressure ulcers

    Patients experiencing low-perfusion states may be at risk of developing pressure ulcers on their earlobes if pulse oximeter probes are used to monitor their haemoglobin saturation.

  6. Update of TIME framework assesses wound care practice from the past ten years
    Update of TIME framework assesses wound care practice from the past ten years

    The International Wound Infection Institute (IWII) has prepared a review updating the TIME framework using new data and evidence from the past ten years.

  7. New older people’s care hub for student nurse training
    New older people’s care hub for student nurse training

    A new hub based at an aged-care facility in Adelaide, Australia, gives student nurses hands-on experience in treating older people.

  8. Biggest wound care event in the UK kicks off
    Biggest wound care event in the UK kicks off

    Wounds International, alongside Wounds UK, are exhibiting at the biggest wound care event in the UK this week.

  9. Virtual reality games reduce pain during burn care treatments
    Virtual reality games reduce pain during burn care treatments

    Several recent studies have shown that allowing patients to play virtual reality games (VR) during burn treatments reduces pain significantly.

  10. System developed for predicting pathological burn scarring
    System developed for predicting pathological burn scarring

    A system, using the Bayesian network (BN) model, has been developed for predicting the pathological scarring from burn injuries.