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3,774 reads | 0 comments | 11/23/2009
Pain-Free Dressing Removal    Removing wound dressings may cause discomfort for the patient, not to mention possible trauma to the wound.    However, the Silvercel Non-Adherent antimicrobial dressing features a non-adherent layer that enables the dressing to control infection and minimize trauma with dressing changes, according to the product’s manufacturer Systagenix Wound Management. | Continue reading

4,649 reads | 0 comments | 10/26/2009
Making An Early Diagnosis    Are you looking for a way to facilitate a quick diagnosis of peripheral arterial disease (PAD)?    Look no further than the Revo® 1100 Peripheral Vascular Diagnostic system, which has recently been enhanced with the VascuLink® networking and reporting software. The VascuLink software allows for physicians to diagnose peripheral arterial disease quickly, according to the manufacturer Unetixs Vascular. | Continue reading
Dr.’s Remedy® Enriched Nail Polish

5,700 reads | 0 comments | 09/22/2009
Nails With Polish And Protection    In addition to cosmetic improvement, a new nail polish may provide protection for nails.    Dr.’s Remedy® Enriched Nail Polish offers a line of nail polishes that may help reduce nail fungus with the natural ingredients in the polish, according to the manufacturer Dr.’s Remedy. | Continue reading

3,861 reads | 0 comments | 08/24/2009
Guarding Ulcers    Patients may find protection from ulcers with a new technology.    The Richie Ulcer Guard™ with ShearBan® Technology was designed with diabetic feet in mind. The manufacturer, Tamarack Habilitation Technologies, says the ulcer guard will help with shear loads and offers pressure relief modalities. The instant trouble arises, patients can apply the ulcer guard, which the company says allows for more patient mobility. | Continue reading

5,139 reads | 0 comments | 07/29/2009
Antifungal Application Made Easy    A new bottle design may make dispensing antifungal cream easier and more cost-effective.    Merz Pharmaceuticals says the Naftin® Cream Pump offers easy dispensing of Naftin (naftifine HCI 1%) Cream and minimizes wasted cream, making the pump a more economical option. Naftin is indicated for the treatment of tinea pedis. | Continue reading

2,986 reads | 0 comments | 06/26/2009
Offloading Solutions    A new shoe may offload diabetic feet to prevent ulcers.    The new Off-Loading Diabetic Shoe by Procare offers trilaminate IMPAX grid insoles, squared toe boxes and a wide foot bed. The manufacturer, DJO, says the insoles help with redistributing the load away from ulcers. | Continue reading

4,091 reads | 0 comments | 04/23/2009

3,326 reads | 0 comments | 03/27/2009
A Closer Look At A New NPWT Device    A new negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) device may offer a variety of benefits for patients.    Smith and Nephew says the Renasys EZ™ System is designed for ease of use as well as improved comfort for patients being treated with NPWT.    The Renasys EZ System allows one to administer varying levels of pressure, ranging from 40 to 200 mmHg, according to the manufacturer. The company says clinicians can use Renasys EZ on surgical, traumatic or chronic wounds depending on the wound charac | Continue reading

3,256 reads | 0 comments | 02/26/2009
Orthotics For Arthritis    New orthotics may offer more options for patients dealing with arthritis.    Footmaxx Orthotics introduces a line of orthotics which targets patients with arthritis-related complaints in the lower extremity. The company says the three orthotics, called Arthritic 1, Arthritic 2 and Arthritic 3, can be beneficial for patients with varying stages of arthritis.    Arthritic 1 is for patients with early stage arthritis and is the most flexible and accommodative orthotic, according to the company. Footmaxx sa | Continue reading

5,160 reads | 0 comments | 01/30/2009
Orthotics For Kids    A new line of orthoses may provide relief for children suffering from flatfoot.    ProLab Orthotics says the P3 Functional Kiddythotics™ provide effective orthotic therapy for young children with flexible flatfoot.    The company says the functional prefabricated Kiddythotics are compromised of a rigid polypropylene shell, a deep heel cup, medial flange, medial heel skive, and a 4/4 rearfoot post.    ProLab adds that new color-coded sizes are available.    Company: ProL | Continue reading