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Crab Shell Bandages

Crab Shell Bandages To Be Sold In U.K.

Researchers in the UK have discovered a way to get a healing mineral from crustacean shells into a wound dressing. Crab shell bandages could soon be on...

Aimee Sharp

Wound Care Clinic Now Offered at Virginia Gay Hospital

In this article, originally published by Vinton Today, learn more about the new wound care clinic that Virgina Gay Hospital is opening.

Aimee Sharp
Wound Healing

How Wounds Heal: The 4 Main Phases of Wound Healing

The body is a complex and remarkable machine, and the dynamic process of wound healing is a great...

John Maynard
Identifying Pressure Ulcers

Identifying Pressure Ulcers Webinar: Video and Supplemental Material

Is It Pressure? See this video of our recent “Identifying Pressure Ulcers: Assessment and Staging” webinar, including a wound identification cheat sheet!

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Prevent Pressure Injuries

Move Every Two: Repositioning Patients to Prevent Pressure Injuries

While some pressure injuries are unavoidable, most can be prevented. An effective way to prevent these injuries is by moving the patient frequently.

John Maynard
Nutrients for Wound Healing

Top 5 Nutrients for Wound Healing

If you have a pressure injury, nutrition becomes especially important. Make sure you are consuming the top 5 nutrients for wound healing.

Amy Long Carrera, MS, RD, CNSC, CWCMS

Identifying Pressure Injuries: Assessment and Staging Webinar

Nancy Morgan of the Wound Care Education Institute takes viewers of this recorded webinar into the world of identifying pressure injuries.

Aimee Sharp

Gas-Propelled Microparticles Could Stop Bleeding in Wounds

By Shara Tonn for WIRED ON THE BATTLEFIELD, severe blood loss is a leading cause of death. So in...

Aimee Sharp

Mechanism Identified Behind Impaired Wound Healing in Diabetics

By David McNamee for Medical News Today A molecule has been identified by researchers at the...

Chad Collins
Pressure Injury Staging Guide

Pressure Injury Staging Guide

This pressure injury staging guide comes as a PDF available for download, with pictures. Healthcare providers and family caregivers may find this helpful.

John Maynard
Webinar: Pressure Injury Staging Made Easy Webinar
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