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A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) was conducted to compare the effectiveness of standard peristomal skin care to adjunctive techniques or barriers (including glycogel dressings, gelatin- and pectin-based skin barriers, glycerin hydrogel wound dressing, Acacia senegal fiber pockets, hydrocolloid powder crusting, and German chamomile) to manage or treat patients with a stoma.

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Wound Care News

October 21, 2014 - 10:51am - Dennis P. West, PhD, FCCP, CIP, Professor in Dermatology and Pediatrics at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, presented the poster, titled “Comparison of Skin Barrier Effectiveness for Products Containing Dimethicone” at this year’s Symposium on Advanced Wound Care (SAWC) Fall Conference. Read More >
October 14, 2014 - 11:10am - Cytomedix (Gaithersburg, MD) announced that it has re-launched its AutoloGel chronic wound care system under the AurixTM brand. Read More >
October 2, 2014 - 11:09am - WOUNDCHEK Laboratories (Gargrave, England) announced that it has appointed ApoFit Arzneimittelvertrieb GmbH (Germany) as exclusive distributor in Germany for the world’s first point of care diagnostic for chronic wound care, WOUNDCHEK Protease Status. Read More >

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