This article from The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) reviews current practices in the management of chronic wounds, including costs and barriers to healing, as well as the role of negative pressure therapy in wound care.
Shared post from Wound Source on what healthcare providers should do when applying negative pressure wound therapy.
In this post, we’ll look at the types of wounds negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) is used for and briefly describe how the process works.
In this final post in our three-part series on wound types, complications and treatments, we’ll take a brief look at NPWT – negative pressure wound therapy – and how it can be used to treat complex open wounds.
A brief look at complications that can arise with open wounds, including common signs of infection.
In this article, we’ll take a brief look at bedsores and pressure ulcers, explain how they develop, explore possible complications, and discuss how and why wound vacs and negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) are used in healing them.