Wound cleansing apparatus in-situ

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7964766
APP PUB NO 20070167926A1
SERIAL NO

10575871

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An apparatus for cleansing wounds, in which wound exudate is removed from a wound bed and selectively cleansed and returned to the wound. The cleansing means removes materials deleterious to wound healing, and the cleansed fluid, still containing materials that are beneficial in promoting wound healing, is returned to the wound bed. The associated wound dressing and cleansing means are conformable to the wound, and may have irrigant fluid circulated from a reservoir by a device for moving fluid through a flow path which passes through the dressing and a means for fluid cleansing and back to the dressing.

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SMITH & NEPHEW PLCLONDON138

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Blott, Patrick Lewis York, GB 43 1578
Greener, Bryan York, GB 56 1511
Hartwell, Edward Yerbury Hull, GB 90 2044
Lee-Webb, Julian York, GB 43 1527
Michelle, Tina York, GB 1 94
Nicolini, Derek Brough, GB 64 1738

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