The Role Of Non-Medicated Dressings For The Management Of Wound Infection

Thomas Bjarnsholt, Val Edward-Jones, Matthew Malone, Karen Ousey, Mark Rippon, Alan Rogers, Samantha Westgate, Sabine Eming, Isabelle Fromantin, Astrid Probst, Hans Smola, Hui-Mei Yang, Jiun-Ting Yeh

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Abstract

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.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherWounds International
Number of pages32
Publication statusPublished - 10 Sep 2020
Event6th World Union of Wound Healing Societies Congress 2020: Global Healing - Changing Lives - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 8 Mar 202012 Mar 2020
Conference number: 6
https://www.wuwhs2020.com/

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    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