Finding effective, cost-effective treatments for complex wounds

22 abril 2015

Two new papers identify which of the hundreds of available treatments for complex wounds are most likely to be effective and which are most likely to be cost-effective. Complex wounds are a significant burden on patients and on the economy, costing the North American health-care system $10 billion a year. That doesn’t include indirect costs such as patient or caregiver frustration, economic loss and decreased quality of life.