Making the Case: PROMOGRAN and PROMOGRAN PRISMA

 There is an ever-increasing pressure to reduce costs in a challenged economy. However, a sole focus on the cost of dressings without thought for the total cost for a care ‘episode’ could represent a false economy, failing to consider long-term patient outcomes. Advanced wound dressings can...

The use of a novel antimicrobial and purified native collagen matrix combination to manage bioburden and support healing in challenging wounds: a clinical evaluation

Biofilm is present on the vast majority of chronic wounds and is suggested to be a key factor contributing to impaired healing. Biofilm provokes a heightened and prolonged inflammatory response with excessive proteolytic enzymes that degrade newly formed extracellular matrix and delay the healing...

Electrical stimulation in wound care

This supplement includes the following articles:  Technology update on electrical stimulation and wound healing by Michael Clark Expert commentary from Eike Sebastian Debus Case report: Electrostimulation with the woundEL® device by Jean Paul Lembelembe Wound digest: A...