Wound Healing

Telemedicine Supported Chronic Wound Tissue Prediction Using Classification Approaches.

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Jan 05, 2016

Telemedicine helps to deliver health services electronically to patients with the advancement of communication systems and health informatics. Chronic wound (CW) detection and its healing rate assessment at remote distance is very much difficult due to unavailability of expert doctors.

Implementing Real-Time Video Consultation in Plastic Surgery.

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Sep 09, 2015

BACKGROUND: The Dutch government, hospitals, and health insurance companies have agreed on concentrating all specialist care in a few expert centers.

A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Telemedical and Standard Outpatient Monitoring of Diabetic Foot Ulcers.

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Aug 21, 2015

OBJECTIVE: The role of telemedical monitoring in diabetic foot ulcer care is still uncertain. Our aim was to compare telemedical and standard outpatient monitoring in the care of patients with diabetic foot ulcers in a randomized controlled trial.

A new imaging and data transmitting device for telemonitoring of diabetic foot syndrome patients.

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Jul 14, 2011

BACKGROUND: Proper healing of ulcers and wounds on the feet of diabetes patients is important in order to prevent amputation. If the wound area reduction during the first 4 weeks of the treatment is not 40% or more, reevaluation of the treatment is necessary.

Efficacy of a children's procedural preparation and distraction device on healing in acute burn wound care procedures: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

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Jan 14, 2013

BACKGROUND: The intense pain and anxiety triggered by burns and their associated wound care procedures are well established in the literature. Non-pharmacological intervention is a critical component of total pain management protocols and is used as an adjunct to pharmacological analgesia.

Recording and transmission of digital wound images with the help of a mobile device.

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Dec 05, 2002

The goal of this project is to develop a mobile device for transmitting images for the aftercare of surgical patients within the framework of the competence center TELTRA.

Leading wound care technology: The ARANZ medical silhouette.

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Jan 18, 2011

Despite major advances in medical technology and wound care, wound assessment and documentation still rely mainly on rudimentary measures. Many practitioners continue to estimate wound size using maximal length, width, and depth measurements with rulers and probes.

Electronic follow-up of facial lacerations in the emergency department.

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Apr 04, 2011

It is often difficult for emergency department staff to follow up the primary closure of simple facial lacerations. This is important to allow closure of the feedback loop.

Telesurveillance of circular frame pin sites: one year's experience at a specialist unit.

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May 20, 2011

Circular frame treatment for limb reconstruction involves repeated follow-up visits, and a substantial number of these appointments are for pin site review only. We have encouraged our frame patients to take photographs of their pin sites when they carry out their weekly dressing changes.