Category Archive: Practice

Preventable Wounds in Ontario Long Term Care Facilities: A sore point whose time has come.

May 7, 2018

  It is a far too common occurrence in our long-term care facilities – patients developing pressure sores as a result of neglect in the first instance and then neglect in the second, when appropriate wound care is not provided. Unfortunately, the same is true in our hospital system. Making these events, wounds that develop in a health facility, an actionable offence, is the only way that these tragedies will be prevented. It is a step our neighbours to the…

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Outcomes Following Advanced Wound Care for Diabetic Foot Ulcers: A Canadian Study

January 23, 2017

Source: Outcomes Following Advanced Wound Care for Diabetic Foot Ulcers: A Canadian Study

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Following the Evidence for Total Contact Casting as First-Line Treatment of DFUs in the Wound Clinic | Today’s Wound Clinic

October 29, 2016

Source: Following the Evidence for Total Contact Casting as First-Line Treatment of DFUs in the Wound Clinic | Today’s Wound Clinic

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Curatio Hand Scanner to Help Fit 3D Printed Casts |

February 10, 2016

Anyone who has had an arm cast knows the importance of good fit, which is typically accomplished thanks to the material being soft when it’s applied. In th Source: Curatio Hand Scanner to Help Fit 3D Printed Casts |

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Will the “real” Dietary Guidelines please stand up? — Medium

January 9, 2016

The 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA), which inform the $16 billion dollar school lunch program, federal procu… Source: Will the “real” Dietary Guidelines please stand up? — Medium

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New List of Never Events for Hospital Care in Canada – Health Quality Ontario (HQO)

September 21, 2015

Source: New List of Never Events for Hospital Care in Canada – Health Quality Ontario (HQO)

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