Archive: January 2022


Nonwoven dressings reduce malodours from chronic wounds

A treatment that has been proven to reduce malodours, such as putrescene and cadaverine, from chronic wounds when dry-impregnated into nonwoven dressings has been launched...

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Reinforced skirted hernia repair device

A reinforced skirted mesh for use in hernia repair has been developed by Medtronic Minimally Invasive Therapies Group (formerly Covidien).

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Amoeba dressings for treating antibiotic-resistant pathogens

Antibacterial wound dressings, bandages or other wound coverings that incorporate amoeba for the treatment or prevention of microbial infection, especially antibiotic-resistant bacterial infection, are disclosed...

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Buckwheat honey and bacitracin dressing

Honey has been used as a medicinal aid for thousands of years and is well established in its ability to treat acute and chronic wounds.

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