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Since 2002, the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care (AAWC) Guideline Task Force has used a systematic approach for developing “guidelines of guidelines” that unify and blend recommendations from relevant published guidelines while meeting Institute of Medicine and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality standards. All final recommendations included are clinically relevant and/or supported by the highest level of available evidence, cited with every recommendation. The most recent AAWC VU and PU guidelines and ongoing efforts for improving their clinical relevance are presented.

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Wound Care News

November 20, 2014 - 10:37am - Smith & Nephew (London, England) agreed to sell a United Kingdom plant that makes wound management products to SWM's (Alpharetta, GA) DelStar Medical subsidiary for an undisclosed amount. Read More >
November 12, 2014 - 3:23pm - Spiracur Inc (Sunnyvale, CA) announced that it has closed a $16 million round of debt financing with GE Capital (Norwalk, CT). Read More >
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 >

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