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Quicker healing with active bandages

According to researchers, new bandages developed by US researchers take an active part in...ng process. Experiments in mice show that hydrogel bandages speed up healing.They look like thin clear plastic when dry, but expand six times and become pliable...

Varicose Vein Treatments Turn Out To Be A Viable Health Investment

... is applied to the vein with a stocking or elastic bandages to prevent blood from returning to the treated area. For sclerotherapy and surgery, Michaels’ team calculated an incremental cost effectiveness ratio, or ICER — a health-economics concept used to evaluate a medical treatment. An ICER measures the in...

Community-associated MRSA: Most Common Cause Of Skin Infection

...thoroughly after changing the bandage and put used bandages in the trash. Source: Eurekalert...

Advances Have Cut Combat Deaths in Iraq and Afghanistan

..., allowing prompt action to reduce blood loss. New bandages impregnated with clotting products are also being used to stop bleeding from severe injuries. ? Casualty Treatment and Evacuation: Forward Surgical Teams provide life-saving surgical treatment, often reaching injured personnel within minutes. In add...

Cryoablation: A New Treatment Option for Some Kidney Tumor Patients

...ire tumor. After the cryoprobes are removed, small bandages are placed over the skin puncture sites, and the patient spends one night in the hospital before returning home. Surgeons continue to seek less invasive methods than the traditional radical nephrectomy (removal of cancerous kidney) for the treatmen...

MRSA, the Super Bug Spreading to Urban Poor in US

...d, avoiding contact with other people's wounds and bandages and avoiding shared personal items such as towels and razors....

Brickbats And Bouquets For U.S Prison Healthcare In-Charge

...tandards and a shortage of basic supplies, such as bandages and hand soap.Yet time has dampened their initial enthusiasm. They now say their hope is tempered by frustration that Sillen has not moved faster on problems directly affecting inmate care. Attorney Steve Fama of the nonprofit Prison Law Office, w...

US Hospitals Increasingly Colonized by Drug-resistant Germs

...d, avoiding contact with other people's wounds and bandages and avoiding shared personal items such as towels and razors. Official figures published in the UK sometime showed Clostridium difficile infection caused 4,000 deaths a year and was still spreading despite all attempts to curb it. Clostridium diff...

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