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Maggot debridement is the deliberate use of larvae known to consume only necrotic tissue. A retrospective quality improvement analysis of maggot debridement therapy (MDT) was conducted among patients with devitalized tissue or gangrene attending a Canadian foot and leg ulcer clinic who received MDT between January 2001 and June 2006.

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Wound Care News

July 10, 2014 - 8:57am - PuraCap Pharmaceutical (South Plainfield, NJ) announced the newest addition to the EpiCeram product line, the EpiCeram 225g Airless Pump. Read More >
July 9, 2014 - 11:37am - Spiracur (Sunnyvale, CA) announced the appointment of Chris Fashek as president and chief executive officer. Read More >
July 9, 2014 - 11:31am - WOUNDCHEK Laboratories (Quincy, MA) announced that it is partnering with the SerenaGroup (Cambridge, MA), a US wound care center network of 20 clinics, to complete 2 clinical trials in 2014 aimed at gaining FDA clearance of both WOUNDCHEK Protease Status (which is already available in Europe, the Middle East, and South Africa) and WOUNDCHEK Bacterial Status, a new test in development to assess bacterial pathogenicity in chronic wounds.        Read More >

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