Vacuum-assisted closure in the treatment of gynecologic wound failures
Researchers found that the use of vacuum assisted closure therapy or negative pressure wound therapy should be used to address these complex wound failures.
Negative pressure therapy versus standard wound care: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
Study found that Negative Pressure Wound Therapy appears to be an effective treatment for chronic wounds.
Preventability of Hospital Acquired Venous Thromboembolism
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality reported that VTE prophylaxis is among the top-10 strongly suggested practices for improving patient safety.
Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism
This study offers recommendations for VTE prevention after most surgical procedures and includes the use of intermittent pneumatic compression devices as a top recommended prevention method.
Intermittent Pneumatic Compression Therapy: A Systematic Review
Intermittent Pneumatic Compression (IPC) therapy is an effective modality to reduce the volume of the lymphedematous limbs alone or in conjunction with other modalities of therapy such as decongestive therapy
Lymphedema: classification, diagnosis, and therapy
This study features the pathophysiology and available therapies for lymphedema