Case Studies

Case Studies

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.


CaseStudy-Feature1Patient 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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CaseStudy-Feature2Patient 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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Patient with an Arterial Wound of the Lower Calf

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.

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CaseStudy-Feature4Patient 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.

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CaseStudy-Feature5Aortic 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.

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extriCARE® Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

CircuFlow™ Lymphedema Compression

Pumps: E0651 (5150) E0652 (5200 and 5208)
Arm Garments: E0668
Leg Garments: E0667
Half Leg Garments: E0669

ArterioFlow® Arterial Compression

Pump: E0675
Garment: E0699

Cirona® Deep Vein Thrombosis Therapy

Pump: E0676
Extension Tubing: A9900
Sleeves – A9900
Replacement Sleeves - A4600

extriCARE® 2400 Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

Pump: E2402

extriCARE® Dressings

Dressings: A6550
2400 Canisters: A7000

CircuFlow™ Garments

Leg Garment: E0667
Arm Garment: E0668
Half / Half-Wide Leg Garment: E0669

CircuFlow™ 5150

Pump: E0651

CircuFlow™ 5200

Pump: E0652

CircuFlow™ 5208

Pump: E0652

ArterioFlow® 7500

Pump: E0675
Garment: E0669

Cirona® Sleeves

Extension Tubing: A9900
Sleeves: A4600
Replacement Sleeves: A4600

Cirona® 6100

Pump: E0676
Extension Tubing: A9900
Sleeves: A9900
Replacement Sleeves: A4600

Cirona® 6200

Pump: E0676
Extension Tubing: A9900
Sleeves: A9900
Replacement Sleeves: A4600