At 3M, we apply science in collaborative ways to improve lives daily. With $32 billion in sales, our 91,000 employees connect with customers all around the world. Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M or @3MNews.
Sorbact® Technology is a unique innovation used in our advanced wound care products for infection management. Our dressings are helping patients through our brands Sorbact®, Cutimed® Sorbact®, Leukomed® Sorbact®, Cutimed® Siltec® Sorbact® and Cutimed® Sorbion® Sorbact®. Statements and assortment can vary depending on the market. Find your local Essity company or distributor at www.sorbact.com
Arjo is a Mobility Outcome Partner offering a range of solutions. This includes Pressure Injury Prevention where Arjo offers a range of proven innovative products including the Provizio scanning device, working closely with customers to assume responsibility for creating a change in care practices to achieve better clinical and financial outcomes for healthcare.
B. Braun is a German medical and pharmaceutical device company, which currently has more than 63,000 employees globally, and offices and production facilities in more than 60 countries. Its headquarters are located in Melsungen, in central Germany.
Care of Sweden is an innovative company devoted to the cause of eliminating pressure ulcers around the world. Our product range covers mattresses, seat cushions and positioning pillows which are used for the prevention as well as treatment of pressure ulcers. Our head office, R&D and production are located in Tranemo, western Sweden, and our products are used in care facilities across Sweden as well as in many other parts of the world.
Dabir Systems are uniquely suited for patients undergoing surgical procedures exceeding two hours or patients who are immobile for prolonged periods. Exposure to continuous high pressure can lead to pressure injuries and increased treatment costs. Rows of geometric nodes provide dynamic alternating micro motion pressure relief to patients to maintain healthy tissue perfusion.
We as DAHLHAUSEN CZ, spol. s r.o. are distributor (besides other medical devices) of wound healing products and fixation. The wound healing division is a part of the company. We distribute very well-known product Flamigel – hydroactive colloid gel (Flen Health SA) and the whole range of fixation Carefix – elastic mesh bandages/dressings (TYTEX A/S) around the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic. We are as well looking for opportunities for new products for the Czech and Slovak market.
The European Wound Management Association (EWMA) is a European not-for-profit umbrella organization, linking national wound management organizations, individuals, and groups with interest in wound care. EWMA was established in 1991 as a charity organization registered in the UK.
Central to EWMA’s objectives is to support implementation of interdisciplinary and cost-effective wound care of high quality. EWMA works to reach its objectives by being an educational resource, organizing conferences, contributing to international projects related to wound management, actively supporting the implementation of existing knowledge within wound management, and providing information on all aspects of wound management.
EWMA was founded in 1991, and the association works to promote the advancement of education and research into native epidemiology, pathology, diagnosis, prevention, and management of wounds of all aetiologias.
Fidia Farmaceutici is an Italian developer and leading manufacturer of innovative products mainly based on hyaluronic acid (+1,100 patents), in joint care, wound care, ophthalmology, uro-gynecology, aesthetic and regenerative medicine. Products are available in +100 countries, through wholly owned subsidiaries and partners.
Frontier Medical Group is a market leader in pressure area care solutions, consisting of Repose®, UltracoreTM, Toto® and Dermisplus®.
Toto® automated lateral turning system, enables patient-prescribed lateral turning intervals, even when patients are sleeping, in a lightweight, easy to use and setup format.
Continuing our innovative journey, new Dermisplus Prevent Tubing is designed to redistribute pressure caused by medical devices. A simple, easy to secure solution for every patient, any tube, in any location.
HARTMANN is one of the leading providers of wound treatment solutions for patients and healthcare professionals around the world. Wound dressings have been at the heart of HARTMANN since the beginning. Quality and reliability are parts of our DNA and our German heritage. Our international research ensures that we keep track of and can respond to future professional needs around the globe.
JWC is a Global leader in publishing cutting edge evidence based original research to 8,000 professionals working in Wound Care.
Audience of Nurses, doctors, surgeons, scientists, academics, podiatrists & TVN’s, JWC is the only monthly wound care journal to be Pubmed & Medline listed with an impact factor of 2.7.
Czech, privately held, fast-growing pharmaceutical company. It was established in 2016 by experts with more than two decades’ experience in various areas of the pharmaceutical industry, such as oncology and specialty pharma, dermatology, CNS, urology and OTC, covering all activities essential for trading prescription drugs, OTC medications, medical devices and dietary supplements. Our goal is to be a trustworthy partner to all pharmaceutical market subjects that demand reliability, expertise and success.
Levabo is a manufacturer of single patient use (SPU) cushions – Heel Up, All Up, Seat All – and 30 degree automatic soft tilt mattresses (with counter wedge) – Turn All – for prevention and treatment of pressure injuries/ulcers.
LINET is a major European manufacturer and supplier of hospital and nursing beds. LINET provides a comprehensive patient care solution. The beds, mattresses and other equipment are designed to support the treatment and convalescence of the patient as well as safe, ergonomic and less physically demanding nursing.
Edizioni Minerva Medica publishes specialist journals and books which are distributed worldwide, among which the book Neonatal and Pediatric Wound Care by Dr. Guido Ciprandi.
At Mölnlycke, we deliver innovative solutions for managing wounds, improving surgical safety and efficiency and preventing pressure ulcers. Solutions that help achieve better outcomes and are backed by clinical and health-economic evidence. In everything we do, we are guided by a single purpose: to help healthcare professionals perform at their best. And we’re committed to proving it every day.
The National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel (NPIAP) is an independent not-for-profit professional organization dedicated to the prevention and management of pressure injuries. Formed in 1986, the NPIAP Board of Directors is composed of leading experts from different health care disciplines— all of whom share a commitment to the prevention and management of pressure injuries. The NPIAP serves as a resource to health care professionals, government, the public, and health care agencies; and welcomes and encourages the participation of those interested in pressure injury issues through utilization of NPIAP educational materials, participation at national conferences, and support of efforts in public policy, education and research.
A turning point / revolution in the fight against pressure ulcers
- Poor microcirculation increases the risk of pressure ulcers, but is not visible on the outside.
- Today’s methods miss half of those who get pressure ulcers.
- PU sensor finds who has increased risk. Then pressure ulcers can be prevented, suffering reduced and money saved.
Sensawear’s thin, textile-based sensors measure tissue oxygen saturation and allow users to monitor their tissue health continuously, to help them move in the right way so they can avoid pressure injuries. For the first time ever, sensors capable of monitoring tissue health are thin enough and do not have any hard components that can present pressure points. Sensawear’s sensors can be sat on for extended periods without discomfort or danger to the tissue. Available 2025.
Smith+Nephew is committed to shaping what’s possible in wound care, delivering technology which helps people take the limits off living. We’re dedicated to meeting the challenges of preventing and healing wounds, helping you get CLOSER TO ZERO.
We’re a member-led charity that uses the power of collaborative thinking and action to solve wound and skin challenges. Our work is focused around three key areas: building community; sharing expertise; and creating change-makers. All our activities are designed to encourage the collaborative thinking and action needed to solve wound and skin challenges.
At Synergie we understand the kind of support surface that is needed to optimize the treatment of pressure injuries as well as to prevent these. That is why we have created a new generation of Air-Fluidised Therapy beds.
Professional Dietetics is an Italian company specialised in patented amino acid formulas whose core business is based on patents and clinical research both in Clinical Nutrition and Tissue Regeneration. Vulnamin (topical MD) and Vulnamin WH (FSMP) are the main products in tissue regeneration.
Wellell, transformed from Apex Medical provides greater values and ambition in enhancing patients’ well-being with our valued partners, benefitting the wide range of users worldwide. Our brilliant minds and determination in developing more user-friendly and efficient devices across wound management, compression therapy, respiratory care, sterilization, and assistive device to improve patients’ well-being and enable caregivers and partners to improve patient care.
Wounds International is a major international healthcare communications business with a global reach in wound management. Our mission is to deliver innovative educational materials, online, in print and in person that successfully meet the needs of those practising wound healing across different geographies. With extensive experience in the field of wound healing, we provide high-quality independent medical education using multiple platforms. Our aim is to support practitioners by providing insight into latest developments and condensing the available evidence into concise and practice-based guidance for everyday wound management.