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Executive Health Management

Ultrasound Speeds Skin Healing, Especially for Diabetics and Elderly

2015 15 Jul

Healing times for skin ulcers and bedsores can be reduced by a third with the use of low-intensity ultrasound, according to a pioneering study published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology . Researchers from the University of Sheffield discovered the ultrasound transmits a vibration through the skin and wakes up cells in wounds helping to stimulate... Read more

Executive Health Management

Advanced Wound Care Technology Attracts European Investors

2014 23 May

Hospitals across Eastern and Western Europe are responding to a growing demand for quality wound care and closure products by investing in high-technology solutions. The advanced wound care devices are more costly, but are reaching the market at a time when lifestyle diseases and longer life expectancy place a burden on hospitals to reduce bed occupancy.... Read more