WUWHS: Innovations in hard-to-heal wounds

 Presented by Randall Wolcott. A well-established practical and predictive measure of complete wound healing over the longer term (24 weeks) is per cent change in wound area over the first 4 weeks. However, certain conditions have the potential to delay healing and signs may indicate...

WUWHS: Management of biofilm

Presented by Thomas Bjarnsholt. Antimicrobial and multi-drug resistance loom large on the global healthcare landscape, in particular in the treatment of chronic, hard-toheal wounds where current figures put the presence of biofilm in 60%–100% of non-healing wounds. While the role that biofilm...