Our extriCARE® Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System has been an effective wound care product line for many patients and their healthcare needs across the world for almost a decade now. Below you will find patient case studies featuring chronic wound treatments. Wound care is made easy with extriCARE® and these case studies demonstrate how effective these NPWT devices and systems can be in improving patients’ lives and helping treat chronic wounds.
Patient with a Surgical Wound
In this case study, a 61-year-old man had a non-healing wound on his upper thigh that resisted healing through even after 18 days of aggressive care. The patient became frustrated and agreed to try the extriCARE® Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System. After approximately 30 days of continued use of our system, the wound had made significant process in healing and the patient was discharged from care.
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Patient with an Abdominal Wound
In this case study, a 62-year-old woman, developed a secondary wound from a ruptured diverticulum and post-operative abscess. Through the use of the extriCARE® Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System, the patient was able to heal in a remarkable way.
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This patient who developed an arterial wound of the lower calf. He was not a candidate for surgical vascular procedures which may have helped avoid the chronic wound. Through the use of our extriCARE® Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System, the patient was able to see significant progress toward healing with care that did not interfere with his daily life.
Patient with a Neuropathic Foot Wound
A 54-year-old woman was suffering long enough when a foot wound persisted for approximately four months. See how continuous administering of the extriCARE® Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System helped the patient get back on her feet.
Aortic Arch Surgery with Delayed Closure and Wound Dehiscence
In this case study, by Ilias Kouerinis MD, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon, Hippokpation Hospital in Athens, Greece, a 59-year-old man developed a non-healing wound after heart surgery. See how the extriCARE® Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System helped heal in just two short weeks.