Data from multiple sources - Curated by Toby Galbraith - Last updated 04 January 2017

Latest news articles

Added 1 year ago Drug news

3C Patch System gets 510(k) approval for wound healing- Reapplix

Reapplix announced that it has received US FDA 510(k) clearance for its 3C Patch System. LeucoPatch is a triple layer...

Added 1 year ago Drug news

EU awards CE mark approval for VergenixFG in chronic and acute wound healing- CollPlant

CollPlant has received its CE Mark for VergenixFG (human collagen scaffoled), a flowable gel intended to treat chronic and acute...

Added 1 year ago Drug news

FDA approves BondEase skin adhesive for closure of incisions and lacerations- OptMed Inc.

OptMed Inc.,a medical device manufacturer, announced that the Company received 510(k) marketing clearance from the FDA for its BondEase product,...

View all news articles

Learning Zones

An epgonline.org Learning Zone (LZ) is an area of the site dedicated to providing detailed self-directed medical education about a disease, condition or procedure.

Fluid Management

Are you up-to-date with the latest evidence of effective procedures for fluid management?

Visit Fluid Management

Prostate Cancer

How can you balance the harmful effects of treatment with control of prostate cancer growth in otherwise healthy patients?

Visit Prostate Cancer

Guidelines

ESPEN endorsed recommendations: Nutritional therapy in major burns

Nutrition therapy is a cornerstone of burn care from the early resuscitation phase until the end of rehabilitation. While several...

Added 4 years ago

View all guidelines

Journal articles

Albumin in burn shock resuscitation: a meta-analysis of controlled clinical studies

Appraisal of outcomes after burn shock resuscitation with albumin has previously been restricted to small randomized trials, some with high risk of bias. Recent data from nonrandomized studies can potentially reduce bias and add precision.

Added 5 months ago

Human albumin solution for resuscitation and volume expansion in critically ill patients.

Human albumin solutions are used for a range of medical and surgical problems. Licensed indications are the emergency treatment of shock and other conditions where restoration of blood volume is urgent, such as in burns and hypoproteinaemia.

Added 5 months ago

Risk of accidental injuries amongst Parkinson disease patients.

To investigate the spectrum and risks of accidental injuries (AIs) amongst Parkinson disease (PD) patients.

Added 7 months ago

View all journal articles

Clinical trials

Assessment of the Reducting Effect of Dexmedetomidine on the Morphine Use for Severe Burned Patients

The new progresses relative to sedation-analgesia for resuscitation unit lead to perform a light and cooperative sedation as soon as possible in order to decrease the period of mechanical...

Added 2 months ago

View all clinical trials