Nicola Ivins

SNaP® Wound Care System Made Easy

The treatment of wounds with negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) has revolutionised practice over the past decade. However, implementation of therapy can be a difficult process for both clinicians and patients — conventional NPWT devices often require a lengthy procurement process to obtain...

ACTICOAT™ AND ALLEVYN™ Ag Made Easy

The antibacterial properties of silver (Ag) have been known for centuries[1]. The increasing problems of antibiotic resistance[2], along with concerns about the safety and toxicity of topical antiseptics, has resulted in the need for an agent that can be used to treat colonised and infected wounds...

Promogran and Promogran Prisma Made Easy

This article describes in detail the composition, mode of action, evidence base and the practical application of a generation of advanced topical treatments containing collagen and oxidised regenerated cellulose, which are designed to convert the non-healing chronic wound environment to a healing...