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Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) has been used for a broad range of indications and wound types. However, it can be difficult to maintain an airtight dressing seal when the wound is located in an anatomically challenging area or environment. To address this problem, medical silicone, used to create intraoral vacuum dressings, was used in five patients (one woman, four men, age range 57 to 66 years) to seal leaking NPWT dressings (four polyurethane dressings and one polyurethane silver foam dressing).

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August 4, 2014 - 10:50am - DermaSciences, Inc (Princeton, NJ) announced that AMNIOEXCEL, its novel human amniotic membrane allograft, has been approved by the Veterans Administration (VA) for inclusion in its Federal Supply Schedule V797P-2000D. Read More >
August 4, 2014 - 10:49am - Amniox Medical, Inc (Atlanta, GA) announces the initiation of a randomized, controlled clinical trial of its proprietary product in patients with chronic wounds. Read More >
August 4, 2014 - 10:48am - Imbed Biosciences, Inc (Madison, WI) announced that it has been awarded a $1.5M competitive Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II grant from National Institute for Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), a division of National Institutes of Health (NIH). Read More >

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