There is growing concern regarding the treatment of infection, caused by the rise of antimicrobial resistance. This position document looks at current treatment approaches to identifying and treating biofilm in wounds, focusing on the mechanism of action and role of non-medicated wound dressings (NMWDs) within antimicrobial stewardship practices and evidence that supports their effectiveness.
|Number of pages||32|
|Publication status||Published - 10 Sep 2020|
|Event||6th World Union of Wound Healing Societies Congress 2020: Global Healing - Changing Lives - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
Duration: 8 Mar 2020 → 12 Mar 2020
Conference number: 6
Bjarnsholt, T., Edward-Jones, V., Malone, M., Ousey, K., Rippon, M., Rogers, A., Westgate, S., Eming, S., Fromantin, I., Probst, A., Smola, H., Yang, H-M., & Yeh, J-T. (2020). The Role Of Non-Medicated Dressings For The Management Of Wound Infection. Wounds International. https://www.woundsinternational.com/resources/details/the-role-of-non-medicated-dressings-for-the-management-of-wound-infection