Wound Center to open this summer

March 14, 2018
The Globe

Windom Area Hospital (WAH) is heading into another construction phase, this time to open a comprehensive wound center to treat patients with chronic wounds. Nearly 1,700 patients within a 35-mile radius may have a need for specialized wound care, according to a 2016 study.

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Rice lab surprised to find its drug-delivery system can help even without drugs

March 13, 2018
Rice University News & Media

Sometimes when you’re invested in a project you fail to notice things that turn out to be significant. Researchers in the Rice lab of chemist and bioengineer Jeffrey Hartgerink had just such an experience with the hydrogels they developed as a synthetic scaffold to deliver drugs and encourage the growth of cells and blood vessels for new tissue.

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SANUWAVE Takes Next Step in Wound Care Expansion

March 8, 2018
Nasdaq

SANUWAVE Health, Inc., an emerging medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of noninvasive, biological response activating devices in regenerative medicine, announces the publication of research that investigated the use of the dermaPACE® System in the treatment of Venous Leg Ulcers (VLU) in a case study series.

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Social Determinants of Health: A Case Study

March 8, 2018
The Lund Report

The term “social determinants of health” (SDOH) is inescapable in the healthcare industry. But despite the ubiquity of the term, integrating SDOH into front-line medical care remains largely out of reach.

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