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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 25, 2014 - 10:26am - Cytomedix has partnered with Net Health to develop functionality in Net Health's WoundExpert software that enables collection of patient data for the company's Coverage with Evidence Development (CED) program. Read More >
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