Accel-Heal Technologies Limited develops unique easy-to-use electrical stimulation products to help transform outcomes in patients with painful and hard-to-heal wounds. EST is one of the most evidence-based technologies in wound management with 9 meta-analyses and over 35 RCTs.
Anetic Aid are UK market leaders in innovative design and manufacture of medical equipment to an exceptionally high standard. We source world-class materials and components, take pride in our workmanship, whilst offering second-to none customer service support and expert AnetiCare service and maintenance.
Arjo supports you to implement a targeted and tailored pressure injury prevention strategy aligned with the latest evidence and international guidelines. Our multi-component approach begins with early and objective risk assessment with the Provizio® SEM Scanner, followed by comprehensive support surface technologies and repositioning aids, and partnerships that empower you to achieve your clinical, operational, and financial goals.
Every day, millions of patients, caregivers and providers around the world rely on Baxter’s leading portfolio of diagnostic, critical care, nutrition, kidney care, hospital and surgical products and solutions. For 90 years, we’ve been making an impact at the critical intersection where innovations that save and sustain lives meet the healthcare providers that make it happen. With products, therapies and digital health solutions available in more than 100 countries, Baxter’s employees worldwide are now building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of transformative healthcare innovations.
We welcome Hillrom to Baxter, where we are uniting to advance patient care worldwide. We’re building on the strengths of two historically innovative and socially responsible companies that will better serve our patients, customers and communities.
Every day, millions of patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals rely on Baxter’s expertise and portfolio of solutions in diagnostics, critical care, renal care, nutrition solutions, advanced hospital and surgical equipment, whether at home, in hospital, in surgeries or at the place of care. For more than 90 years, we’ve worked at the critical intersection where innovations that save and preserve lives meet the professionals who make that mission possible. With products, digital health solutions and therapies available in more than 100 countries, Baxter employees around the world rely on the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of innovations to support healthcare transformation. To learn more, visit www.baxter.com and follow us on LinkedIn.
Every day, millions of patients, caregivers and providers around the world rely on Baxter’s leading portfolio of diagnostic, critical care, nutrition, kidney care, hospital and surgical products and solutions. Everything we do converges at the critical intersection where products that save and sustain lives meet the healthcare professionals and caregivers who make it all happen.
Care of Sweden is an innovative company in the medtech sector, devoted to the cause of eliminating pressure ulcers around the world. Our product range covers mattresses, positioning pillows and seat cushions, used as an aid in 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.
Transforming Care, Transforming Lives.
Coloplast Wound Care aim to transform practice through simplification. We recognise that caring for wounds is a complex and challenging process. Adhering to best practice principles The Coloplast 3 Step Approach provides a framework to Assess, Prepare and Treat all wounds.
Pioneering trusted medical solutions to improve the lives we touch: Convatec is a global medical products and technologies company, focused on solutions for the management of chronic conditions, with leading positions in advanced wound care, ostomy care, continence and critical care, and infusion care.
DHG is a global medical device company that supports efforts to move health forward by delivering innovative and leading solutions for individuals whose lives are impacted by reduced movement. Our comprehensive pressure ulcer prevention and treatment portfolio includes the latest next-generation hybrid support surface: Dyna-Form SMARTresponse and SMARTassist.
The history of Erbagil and its founder begins on a hill in the Samnium. Erbagil follows the entire production chain: from Erbagil Estate derives the best raw material transformed by Erbagil Research for Erbagil Production, with Medical devices, supplements, disinfectants, cosmetics, products for agriculture, oil, wines, and sparkling wine.
Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company that is breaking barriers to well-being. With world-renowned brands such as the registered trademarks Leukoplast, Cutimed, and JOBST, Essity is among the global market leaders in a number of therapeutic areas.
The European Wound Management Association (EWMA) is a professional, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to advancing the field of wound management. It brings together healthcare professionals, researchers, educators, and industry partners to collaborate on improving wound management and promoting best practices in Europe. EWMA provides a platform for sharing knowledge, research dissemination, and networking through conferences, educational programmes, and publications. The association’s overarching objective is to enhance wound treatment strategies, patient outcomes, and raising awareness about wound-related challenges and innovations.
Patients suffering from skin & wound disorders often have to or will have to give up on activities they enjoy the most. Flen Health wants to provide innovation that allows these patients to live the life they love. This is the original, present & future mission.
Frontier Medical Group is a market leader in Pressure Area Care (PAC) solutions, consisting of Repose®, Ultracore™, Toto®, and Dermisplus®. Toto® automated lateral turning system, enables patient-prescribed lateral turning intervals, even when patients are sleeping, in a lightweight and easy-to-use platform. Continuing our innovative journey, the new Dermisplu Prevent Tubing is designed to redistribute pressure on the skin caused by medical devices.
H&R Healthcare (a Mediq company) is committed to delivering high-quality medical products and solutions that resonate with patients, caregivers, and prescribers. We provide educational support to assist healthcare professionals to provide best possible care, while simultaneously lowering the cost of healthcare in the UK.
Minuteful for Wound from Healthy.io is a CE-marked solution that uses the smartphone camera to create a series of wound insights over time, helping clinicians to accurately measure and assess wounds, detect deterioration early and optimise treatment. By utilising the smartphone camera and AI and machine learning, Minuteful for Wound calculates consistent 3D wound measurement data, simplifies the documentation of high quality standardised clinical information with in-app evidence based clinical assessment flows, and provides a remote monitoring caseload review platform for senior and specialist review.
Integra LifeSciences (Integra) was founded in 1989 based on a vision to expand access to promising technology that enables the body to regenerate damaged or diseased tissue.
Our regenerative tissue technologies include products that address soft tissue, peripheral nerve and tendon repairs and are used for the treatment of acute and chronic wounds, burns, as well as for plastic and reconstructive surgery.
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.
L-Mesitran is a Medical Grade Honey-based wound healing product. Its antimicrobial and pro-healing properties results in excellent wound repair. Without any side effects, it treats a variety of wounds from minor cuts to large infected wounds.
Levabo is developing, manufacturing and selling positioning cushions and mattresses for pressure ulcer prevention and treatment. Levabo’s products are cutting-edge (30 deg. side positioning, LIN, SPU Cushions etc.) in the care, covering the most critical patients in private homes, care homes and hospitals.
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.
NUA Medical has developed a range of climate-smart innovative pressure relieving products. NEST is a revolutionary breakthrough product which is safer for both patients and the environment. It is the first medical mattress which can be thoroughly cleaned and disinfected.
Parafricta markets a range of medical garments and bedding made from its proprietary, low-friction fabric. These relieve the effects of friction and associated shear on the skin, principally for preventing and treating pressure ulcers/injuries. Patient comfort and ease of use are at the forefront of the designs.
At Permobil we put the people who use our products first. Our purpose is to innovate for individuals; our users can trust that we provide market leading solutions, driven forward by working with insights based on clinical data – we call it evidence-based innovation. Our founders were passionate about providing a better life for people with mobility impairments and that same passion still flows through everyone at Permobil. We are leading change. We see ability. We are innovating for individuals.
Pressure care management provide bespoke specialist services including personal postural assessments, a range of products such as specialist care seating, a lateral tilting device and postural cushions for the prevention and healing of pressure ulcers/pressure sores. Tailoring to individual needs and improving wellbeing, care and quality of life.
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.
Smith+Nephew’s Advanced Wound Management franchise vision is to continually shape what is possible in wound care. Through our extensive portfolio, designed to meet broad and complex clinical needs, we help healthcare professionals solve the challenges of preventing and healing wounds.
In Advanced Wound Care (AWC) our portfolio includes products that are designed to manage exudate and infection, protect the skin and prevent pressure injuries.
Trulife is an internationally based and managed group engaged in the creation, development, manufacture, and marketing of niche healthcare products. The Group activities encompass Orthopaedics, Prosthetics, Breastcare, Seating Solutions, and Pressure care positioners for use in the operating room. For further details on all our product ranges please visit our website: www.trulife.com
Seating Matters is the leading, global manufacturer of therapeutic seating. These life-changing chairs provide postural support for those with low mobility or with degenerative, neurological conditions including Alzheimer’s. Used in hospitals, long-term care facilities, and people’s homes around the world, the ‘Dementia-Accredited’ Atlanta chair is fast becoming the go-to chair for dementia care.
Service Med has been the leader in the Italian market for bed sore prevention products for over thirty years and has greatly contributed to diffusing and enhancing the culture of pressure injury prevention. Service Med has created a fully tracked, highly automated-integrated rental service with certified sanitation, in line with European regulations.
In 2021 it became part of the MedicAir Group, further expanding its presence in Italy.
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.
Sumed deals with the healing and maintenance of healthy skin, including pressure ulcers for people with limited mobility or atrophic skin. Sumed supply, manufacture, and distribute a range of medical equipment such as mattresses, cushions, heel protectors, etc. Sumed also deals with the servicing of equipment such as hoists and lifts.
Tidewave™ Turning Mattress is the only mattress for pressure ulcer prevention you will never hear, feel or see moving – even though it always is.
The patented Tidewave Curve™ hugs your body, providing unparalleled stability, making you feel safe and secure. Tidewave turns continuously and slowly, the patient and mattress are turning synchronized in perfect harmony, creating smooth comfort.
Tidewave™ is available for adults and children, used in hospitals, nursing homes and home care settings.
Vivid.Care provide advanced healthcare products and specialist seating to the NHS, local authorities care homes, and the general public. Through their work in partnership with NHS Trusts and care organisations they help to enhance the lives of those rehabilitating or in need of care.
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.