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New ACTICOAT(TM) Silver Coated Anti-microbial Barrier Dressing Receives 510(k) Clearance from the US FDA

PRINCETON, NJ, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - NUCRYST Pharmaceuticals, a developer and manufacturer of medical products that fight infection and the Advanced Wound Management division of Smith Nephew plc announced today that the US Food Drug Administration (FDA) granted marketing clearance f...

Next-Generation Hemostatic Dressing Available for Military Emergencies

HemCon offers revolutionary, easy to use Z-Folded design with antibacterial effectiveness. Portland, OR (Vocus) July 21, 2009 -- HemCon Medical Technologies, Inc. , today announced the launch of the ChitoGauze ™ dressing platform. ChitoGauze is a next generation...

Next-Generation Hemostatic Dressing Available for Military Emergencies

HemCon offers revolutionary, easy to use Z-Folded design with antibacterial effectiveness. Portland, OR (Vocus) July 21, 2009 -- HemCon Medical Technologies, Inc. , today announced the launch of the ChitoGauze ™ dressing platform. ChitoGauze is a next generation...

ConvaTec Launches New AQUACEL(R) Ag Dressing with Strengthening Fiber

Now 20 Times Stronger,* Advanced Ribbon Dressing Features Hydrofiber(R) Technology SKILLMAN, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvaTec, a world-leading developer and marketer of innovative medical technologies for community and hospital care, announced today the launch of AQUACEL(R) Ag Dressing w...

Derma Sciences Gains FDA Clearance for Novel BIOGUARD(TM) Barrier Dressing with NIMBUS(R) Technology

Dressing Offers a Highly Effective and Affordable New Option to Help Combat the Escalating MRSA Crisis PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Derma Sciences, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DSCI), a provider of advanced wound care products, announced today that its first BIOGUARD Ba...

Bay Valley's French Style Dressing Demonstrates Z Trim's Value to Private Label and Store Brands

MUNDELEIN, Ill., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Z Trim Holdings (OTC Bulletin Board: ZTHO), manufacturer of healthy multi-functional food ingredients, announced today that Bay Valley's E.D. Smith "Garden Goodness" French Style Dressing is made with Z Trim, listed as "corn fiber" on the ingr...

Introducing the Smith & Nephew Foam Dressing Kit

Launch extends range of treatment options and empowers wound care professionals to use their clinical judgment to choose what is best for the patient, the wound and the care setting. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Advanced Wound Management Division of Smith &a...

New Acticoat(TM) Silver Coated Anti-microbial Barrier Dressing Receives Regulatory Approval from Health Canada

WAKEFIELD, MA, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - NUCRYST Pharmaceuticals, a developer and manufacturer of medical products that fight infection and inflammation, and the Advanced Wound Management division of Smith & Nephew plc announced today that Health Canada granted marketing approval for Act...

New Study Shows the Use of MEDIHONEY(TM) Wound & Burn Dressing is Associated With Reduction in Wound Size

International Wound Journal article cites pH modulation as a key method of action PRINCETON, N.J., April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Derma Sciences Inc (OTC Bulletin Board: DSCI), a provider of advanced wound care products, announced today that the most rec...

Super Bug MRSA, in for a Dressing Down

The spread of MRSA has baffled experts and in a new move to contain the spread, NHS trust has brought about a ruling that forbids Doctors//, and staff of hospitals, especially those discharging clinical care, to wear any ‘unnecessary’ clothing and accessories- ties, scarves, wraps, watches, jewelry...
Dressing in Medical Technology

New Powder Speeds Healing of Difficult Foot Wounds

...s for a podiatrist to treat. However, a new wound dressing powder, which acts very much like a layer of skin,...d causes. The wounds were treated with the powder dressing once a week for four to eight weeks. The study ultimately showed that the powder dressing provided a painless, efficient, and protective tre...

R-Tech Ueno, Ltd. Completes Phase 1 Clinical Study on RK-023

...ated. (1) Open patch test: Open patch dressing to the forearm skin for 48 hours (2) Closed patch test: Closed patch dressing to the back skin for 48 hours (3) Photo-patch test: Closed patch dressing to the back skin for 24 hours, followed by...

June 2009 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights Summer Skin Problems, Low Vision and Pilates

...ps that are extremely itchy or prickly. Heat rash typically develops in skin folds or wherever clothing causes friction. Prevention methods -- dressing in soft, lightweight, loose-fitting cotton clothing can help prevent heat rash. Avoiding powders and heavy creams can help, too; these products can bl...

Merz Pharmaceuticals Announces Results of Clinical Trials with NT-201(Botulinum neurotoxin type A free from complexing proteins) at Annual Movement Disorders Society Meeting

...rebral palsy (1.6%) were randomized to the 50 U/mL dilution group (95 patients) or to the 20 U/mL dilution group (97 patients). Limb position (60.4%), dressing (24.0%), Hygiene (9.4%) and Pain (6.3%) were chosen as primary therapeutic target on the DAS. The maximum injected total dose was 495 units NT 201. Fo...

Clinician Reports Fast Healing of Intractable Wounds Using MEDIHONEY(R)

...ds and burns, and was the focus of a positive large-scale randomized controlled trial on leg ulcers. Derma's recently FDA cleared BIOGUARD(TM) Barrier dressing is the Company's latest new product entrant into the $14 billion global wound care market. The barrier technology was licensed from Quick-Med Technolo...

ULURU Inc. to Present Altrazeal(TM) Clinical Evidence and Advanced Therapeutic Research at the Diabetic Foot Global Conference (DFCon) 2009

...a poster titled, " Nanoparticulate Aggregate Wound dressing in the Management of Soft Tissue Wounds ". This r... poster titled "Properties of a Novel Powder Wound dressing and Clinical Experience in Diabetic Foot Ulcers." ...sents the use of Altrazeal(TM) Transforming Powder dressing in the treatment of four separate ulcers in diabet...

Oh, My Aching Back: Give Me a Shot of Ozone

...ated mean improvement was 25.7 percent for the Oswestry Disability Index (ODI), which measures one's ability to manage everyday life--such as washing, dressing or standing (with 61 percent or higher representing back pain that has an impact on all aspects of daily living. The improvement scores for VAS and OD...

MEDIHONEY(TM) Dressings Shown to Help Improve Outcomes of Non-Healing Venous Leg Ulcers in Recent Case Series

...l, and recur often. With the evidence that has been accumulated for this patient population, MEDIHONEY is gaining traction on formularies as the lead dressing when wounds do not heal within 3-4 weeks of treatment with basic standard wound dressings. As was the case with the recent patient profile coming out...

ULURU Inc. Announces the Commencement of First Clinical Study Using Altrazeal(TM) Silver

...lver being applied to one site and the competitive dressing being applied to the other site. The primary study...uating the incidence of wound infection, number of dressing changes, patient pain and provider and patient sat... accelerates healing and decreases pain, decreases dressing changes and reduction in wound management nursing ...

Wound Management Technologies, Inc. Announces Conference Plans in Boston and Additional Clinical Research on CellerateRx(R)

... wound phases. It is biodegradable so it does not need to be removed from the wound and reapplication is 3 times per week or as needed. Fewer required dressing changes translates to lower staffing and material costs for the healthcare industry, for which wounds are becoming a major expense. In the United Stat...
Dressing in Medical Products

Bayonet Dressing Forceps

Description: Bayonet dressing forceps serrated jaws...
Company:Katena Products, Inc.

Straight Dressing Forceps With Serrations - Non-Magnetic

Description: Serrated handle with polished finish. Non-magnetic. Straight tips: Delicate 11 mm. Most popular size or model....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz

Straight Dressing Forceps With Serrations

Description: Serrated handle with polished finish. Straight tips: Delicate 11 mm. Most popular size or model....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz

Bishop-Harmon Dressing Forceps

Description: Straight crisscross serrated tips. Flat handle with holes and polished finish....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz

Curved Dressing Forceps With Serrations

Description: Delicate strong curved serrated tips. Serrated handle with dull finish....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz

Chin Support Dressing

Description: Very compressive support for submental liposuction...
Company:Morris Designs Inc.

FlexiGel Strands® Absorbent Wound Dressing

Description: FlexiGel Strands® Absorbent Wound Dressing is a sterile, single use bundle of absorbent matrix for use in moist wound dressing applications. The synthetic matrix absorbs excess exudate fluid, swells to conform to the wound contours, and entraps slough and necrotic debris within its strands to ...
Company:Smith & Nephew, Inc. - Orthopedics

VIGILON Primary Wound Dressing

Description: A non-adhering hydrogel sheet dressing for use on all partial and full thickness wounds (excluding 3rd degree burns.) Hydrogel sheet contains 96% water and 4% insoluble cross-linked polyethylene oxide....
Company:Bard Medical

Clo-Sur P.A.D. Nonwoven Hydrophilic Wound Dressing

Description: Achieving Topical Hemostasis After Catheterization Does Not Have to Be Complicated or Costly. Clo-Sur P.A.D. is intended for topical use in the local management of bleeding wounds, such as vascular access sites....
Company:Medtronic Vascular

FemoStop HD Femoral Compression System with Hemostatic Dressing

Description: FemoStop HD Femoral Compression System consists of a sterile Hemostatic Dressing supplied together with FemoStop Femoral Compression System. Both devices work together to promote dual-action hemostasis. The Hemostatic Dressing achieves topical hemostasis by facilitating clotting at the skin incis...
Company:Radi Medical Systems, Inc.

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Dressing in Medical Dictionary

Dressing

Salad dressing , a type of sauce which is generally poured on a salad, or spread ... "http://en.wikipedia.org /wiki/ Dressing " Categories: Disambiguation pages ... In cooking, stuffing or dressing is a substance used to fill a cavity in another food item. Many foods are...

Wound Care

... 300 Series Wheelchair Cushion Product Brochure ... Check out the wide variety of Wound Care Products at DHP Home Delivery! ... Wound Care dressing Protocol - Stage I Pressure Ulcer (pdf) ... The center collaborates with Wound Care Centers, Inc. ... The Wound Care Center at South Count...

Rash

...ical School's consumer health information. ... A rash is a temporary eruption or discoloration of the skin and is often ... RASHES . You are dressing your 3-year-old when you notice a rough, pimply red rash on her ... When this rash is mild it looks like flat, dry, white patches. ... See s...

Mastoid

... Following insertion, mastoid cortical bone pate was used to fill the osteotomy ... The EAC was packed firmly with moist Gelfoam, and a mastoid dressing was placed. ... Mastoid . Opisthotic. Prootic. The mastoid is one of those repulsive little osteological features which mammals ... Attached t...

Incision

...ion is then made in the wrist crease, and the entire procedure is ... the dressing can be removed and a Band-aide dressing applied to the incision . ... Shop for Incision Books - Books at Sh...

Hemostasis

...ry hemostasis . vWF ... Hemostasis . Coagulation (Fibrinolysis) · Clot ... Primary efficacy endpoint will be time to hemostasis . ... Chitosan dressing provides hemostasis in swine femoral arterial injury model. ... Vascular Obstruction, Hemorrhage and Hemostasis . Additional Information. ...

Frostbite

...nternational news enhanced with audio and video clips and photo galleries - updated 24/7... You can help prevent frostbite in cold weather by dressing kids in layers, making sure they come indoors at regular intervals, and watching for ... frostbite n. Injury or destruction of skin and under...

Exudate

...... Exudate may ooze from cuts or from areas of infection or inflammation. ... Shop iMED for discount prices on Versiva W Hydrofibre Composite dressing Adhesive Exudate and other medical supply. Save up to 60% off retail prices today. Pronunciation of exudate . exudate synonyms. exudate usa...

Compress

...ith the displacement. ... Retrieved from "http://en.wiktionary.org /wiki/ compress " ... Shop iMED for discount prices on Allevyn Compress Wound dressing 4x4 1 Ea and other medical supply. Save up to 60% off retail prices today. Order today. Compress reduces the size of the named files using adapt...
Dressing in Biological News

Penn medicine draws road map for elimination of central line-associated bloodstream infections

...ed for strict adherence to hand hygiene, chlorhexidine to clean the skin prior to procedures, and sterile techniques during line insertion, access and dressing changes. Checklists helped prompt staff adherence to the guidelines. New technology to improve management of catheter insertion sites also played an i...

Oh, my aching back: Give me a shot of ozone

...imated mean improvement was 25.7 percent for the Oswestry Disability Index (ODI), which measures one's ability to manage everyday lifesuch as washing, dressing or standing (with 61 percent or higher representing back pain that has an impact on all aspects of daily living. The improvement scores for VAS and OD...

Honey adds health benefits, is natural preservative and sweetener in salad dressings

...al salad-dressing producers to sweeten their salad dressing recipes. "We chose clover and blueberry honeys .... The dressings were also compared to a control dressing that contained ingredients found in current commer...e scientists encountered in using honey in a salad dressing system. "Salad dressings are emulsionsthey contain...

Growing use of nanomaterials spurs research to investigate possible downsides

...oning, Posner says, think of salad dressing. "If you shake up Italian salad dressing, you mix together oil and water and spices. But if you let the dressing sit a while, the oil and water separate into phases. The oil moves to the top and the water to the bottom because they are immiscible [incapable of be...

Improved foam for varicose veins found to be safe in preliminary results from phase II trial

...he vein. The GSV is compressed in the groin to trap the foam in the leg and additional foam is injected. The patients leg is then put in a compression dressing and stocking, and the patient is able to get up and walk immediately. In more than 90 percent of the 28 patients studied so far (13 at Wake Forest Ba...

Study shows lizard moms dress their children for success

... Mothers know best when it comes to dressing their children, at least among side-blotched lizards, a common species in t...the right combination of traits to avoid being eaten. "The females are dressing their progeny for success, because they need a different back pattern in di...

Healing honey: The sweet evidence revealed

...tients treated with honey, as well as an additional 16 trials that were performed on experimental animals. Honey was found to be beneficial as a wound dressing in the following ways: Honey's antibacterial quality not only rapidly clears existing infection, it protects wounds from additional infection Hone...

Experimental shingles vaccine proves effective in nationwide study

... percent of them have allodynia--pain caused by something that ordinarily is not painful, such as clothing touching the skin, or a cool breeze. Simply dressing and having a shirt touch the side of the body that is affected can be excruciating. Postherpetic neuralgia is difficult to treat. Antiviral medicat...

UF researchers kill resistant bugs one bandage at a time

...sity of Florida researchers have led the development of a new type of wound dressing that could keep dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria from spreading in h...el for these bugs," Schultz said. "Gauze is still the most commonly used dressing for wounds," he said. "But the problem with gauze is when it absorbs fluid,...
Dressing in Biological Technology

Exciton Technologies receives FDA approval to market exSALT(TM)

... we can now finalize our commercialization efforts to launch the exSALT(TM) dressing in North America later this year. In addition to preparing for the launch o...ve species of silver on a wide range of materials. The exSALT(TM) SD7 Wound dressing targets the advanced wound care market in preventing infection during the t...

Derma Sciences, Inc. Hires the Investor Relations Group

...ds and burns, and was the focus of a positive large-scale randomized controlled trial on leg ulcers. Derma's recently FDA cleared BIOGUARD(TM) Barrier dressing is the Company's latest new product entrant into the $14 billion global wound care market. The barrier technology was licensed from Quick-Med Technolo...

American Biotech Labs(R) Garners 2009 Utah Best of State Award

...vernment approvals, including EPA and FDA approval. Most recently, in April 2009, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted ABL's ASAP Wound dressing Gel with 510(k) medical device approval "for the topical management of minor cuts, lacerations, abrasions, 1st and 2nd degree burns, and skin irritati...

ULURU to Present Clinical Evidence and Advanced Research on Altrazeal at the Society for Advance Wound Care Conference for 2009

...best clinical practice using Altrazeal(TM); treatment of diabetic foot ulcers; and an innovative surgical technique using Altrazeal(TM) as the primary dressing in staple and suture free mesh skin graft protection. Commenting on the new surgical technique, Dr. James Gleaves, FACS of Rush Hospital Wound Care, ...

Photos: 'Project Runway's' Tim Gunn Launches Addressing Psoriasis(TM) Campaign to Advocate That Patients Shouldn't Let Psoriasis Impact Personal Style

...Runway," "Tim Gunn's Guide to Style") to launch Ad dressing Psoriasis(TM), an awareness campaign designed to ...ble to enter for a chance to participate in the Ad dressing Psoriasis(TM) Fashion Show hosted by Gunn in New ...gimen that may work for them." About Ad dressing Psoriasis(TM) The Ad...

Derma Sciences Announces Multiple Clinical Posters Featuring MEDIHONEY(R) and ALGICELL Ag(R) to be Presented at Upcoming Wound Care Conference

...Las Vegas. The products featured include MEDIHONEY dressing with Active Leptospermum Honey, ALGICELL Ag Silver...ORB goes right to the heart of the issue with this dressing -- a patient was able to be discharged from the ho... his ability to easily change this super absorbent dressing at home. Previously,...

ULURU Inc. Announces the Filing of a 510k Submission With the FDA for Altrazeal(TM) Silver

...oducts that would improve wound treatment. We expect to launch Altazeal(TM) Silver in the first quarter 2009." In addition to being a superior wound dressing Altrazeal(TM), which incorporates our Nanoflex(TM) technology, is also a controlled drug delivery technology enabling active wound healing agents to b...

New nanoscale process created by UCSB scientists will help computers run faster and more efficiently

... the block co-polymers as oil and water," said Hawker. "When you make salad dressing you shake up the bottle because the oil and water don't want to be together. They separate into two layers. You shake your salad dressing and you mix everything up into much smaller droplets. What we've done is ta...

Derma Sciences Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results

... two new MEDIHONEY products out on the market and several new products ready to be launched in the months ahead. XTRASORB(TM), our new super-absorbent dressing (which complements the MEDIHONEY products) is due out in September, MOBILITY1(TM), our portable intermittent compression device, will be available in ...

ULURU Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results

...n numerous wound types. Importantly, patient feedback on the comfort of the dressing and pain has been very positive." About ULURU Inc.: ULURU Inc. is an em...performance of ULURU Inc. (the "Company"), the expected launch of our wound dressing product, development of a silver containing product, impact on cost of the ...
Dressing in Biological Dictionary

Transcapsidation

... transcapsidation of potyvi ... between transcapsidation and ... ... dressing the virion: the transcapsidation of adeno-associated virus serotypes ..... into other serotype capsids ... Other than transcapsidation . ... ... dressing the virion: the transcapsidation of adeno-associated virus serotypes .....

Calyx

...Calyx Drum & Bass / / music singles, watch music videos, listen to free streaming mp3s, & read Calyx's blog. Welcome to Calyx Manifold dressing online. ... Calyx is the first and only manifold care product that will not burn or discolor ... Manufacturers of pyrazinamide, zopiclone and che...
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