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Research and Science

Observational study confirms: Atrauman Ag promotes wound healing  
With the ointment dressing Atrauman Ag, patients with chronic or slow-healing wounds can be effectively treated. This has been confirmed by an observational study in 624 patients.

Diabetic foot: hydroactive wound dressings promote healing  
If the macro and micro circulation in the skin is disturbed, a chronic wound can develop. An article in the medical journal Lancet provided an overview of the biological and molecular wound healing process.

The treatment of chronic wounds  
To date 40 % of patients are not primarily treated with moist / modern wound treatment products, although almost 90 % of the physicians would use them in the first instance.

A newly-discovered protein gives hope for treatment that will reduce the risk of amputation  
New findings from British scientists at the Universisty of Bristol could lead to future treatments to prevent lower limb amputations in diabetes.