Expert explains how wounds impose health economic burden on the UK's NHS

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

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    It is estimated that annually the NHS treats over two million wounds at a cost of £5.3 billion and with tougher financial constraints being announced every year, there needs to be ongoing research to ensure the lack of finances doesn't affect the quality of wound care available.

    Period3 Jul 2018 → 4 Jul 2018

    Media coverage

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    Media coverage

    • TitleGreater concentration on wound care will save NHS millions argues prof of vascular surgery
      Degree of recognitionInternational
      Media name/outletEurekAlert!
      Media typeWeb
      CountryUnited States
      Date4/07/18
      DescriptionIt is estimated that annually the NHS treats over two million wounds at a cost of £5.3 billion and with tougher financial constraints being announced every year, there needs to be ongoing research to ensure the lack of finances doesn't affect the quality of wound care available.
      URLhttps://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-07/uoh-gco070418.php
      PersonsKaren Ousey
    • TitleExpert explains how wounds impost health economic burden on the UK's NHS
      Degree of recognitionNational
      Media name/outletNews-Medical.net
      Media typeWeb
      CountryUnited Kingdom
      Date3/07/18
      DescriptionIt is estimated that annually the NHS treats over two million wounds at a cost of £5.3 billion and with tougher financial constraints being announced every year, there needs to be ongoing research to ensure the lack of finances doesn't affect the quality of wound care available.
      URLhttps://www.news-medical.net/news/20180703/Expert-explains-how-wounds-impose-health-economic-burden-on-the-UKs-NHS.aspx
      PersonsKaren Ousey