The benefits of VAC therapy in the management of pressure ulcers.

@article{Smith2004TheBO,
  title={The benefits of VAC therapy in the management of pressure ulcers.},
  author={Noleen Smith},
  journal={British journal of nursing},
  year={2004},
  volume={13 22},
  pages={1359-65}
}
This study investigates whether vacuum-assisted closure (VAC) therapy, alginate or hydrocolloid dressing are most effective in the treatment of pressure ulcers. A total of 281 patients were included in this study. The response of each patient's wound was monitored, satisfactory wound closure was examined and the time taken to attain satisfactory wound… CONTINUE READING