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Morbid obesity is a chronic disease affecting millions of Americans. Increasingly,morbidly obese patients require critical care and present major challenges to professional staff across the disciplines. The following case study is a first-hand report of providing care for a close relative who typified many of the major risk factors for morbid obesity.

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Wound Care News

January 23, 2015 - 9:32am - The Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN; Mt. Laurel, NJ) set out to develop an evidence- and consensus-based algorithm in an effort to provide clinical guidance for selecting support surfaces based on individual patient needs. Read More >
January 22, 2015 - 3:08pm -   EHOB (Indianapolis, IN) announced a distribution agreement with Wellsense (Nashville, TN) and now serves as a provider of the company’s M.A.P Continuous Bedside Pressure Mapping System (CBPM). Read More >
January 12, 2015 - 1:00pm - Spiracur (Sunnyvale, CA) announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and European CE Mark approval of the SNaP® Plus Wound Care Cartridge. Read More >

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