Wound care

Mölnlycke Health Care presents pain prevention and relief at Vienna congresses

By: Mölnlycke Health Care, September 12 2013Posted in: Wound care

Mölnlycke Health Care participated in two interesting congresses in Vienna, Austria. EPUAP and EBA focused on pressure ulcer and burns respectively.

The 16th Annual European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel Meeting took place 28-30 August at the Austria Center, Vienna.

Approx. 300 delegates and 22 exhibitors attended the congress and Mölnlycke Health Care had a 12m2 exhibition booth.

We hosted a symposium on pressure ulcer prevention where topics such as "What causes pressure ulcers?" and "How do dressings work in prevention?" were debated. The symposium was recorded and will be broadcast via webinar on Stop Pressure Ulcer Day, 21 November.

In addition, we arranged a workshop where Dr Joyce Black and Tod Brindle presented practical tips to prevent medical device related pressure ulcers. During this informative workshop, the participants had the opportunity to learn more about this current topic and how to prevent further patient pain, trauma and stress.

The 15th European Burns Association Congress took place at the General Hospital in Vienna's convention center, 28-31 August. Approx. 1100 delegates and 39 exhibitors attended the congress.

Mölnlycke Health Care had a booth where delegates could learn more about the latest evidence and solutions including key products like Mepilex® Transfer Ag, Mepilex® Ag, Mepitel® One, GlucanPro 3000, the Brennen skin graft mesher and Avance®. We invited the delegates to a much appreciated quiz with a chance to win Total Burn Care by David N. Herndon, and our burn specialists were available to answer questions about our burn treatment products.

To learn more about our products for treating burn related wounds, please visit the burn solution area.

Share this

More from the same category

Mextra Superabsorbent

Our new Superabsorbent Wound care dressing is here! Its design is based on a unique 4-layer construction...

Meet us at EWMA 23-25 May 2012 in Vienna

We exhibit at EWMA as Corporate A Sponsors to show how our wide range of...

Ask the Experts about about the role...

Some of the world’s leading experts will take part in an outstanding symposium...

Mölnlycke Health Care acquires innovative...

Mölnlycke Health Care announces that it has acquired a pioneering electrical...

Mölnlycke Health Care Wound care - Exhibits...

Mölnlycke Health Care will take part in World Union of Wound Healing Societies...

Molnlycke.com now offers even more knowledge...

We are proud to present “Ask the experts”, the latest feature in the Knowledge...

Join us or follow us online during WUWHS...

We look forward to meeting you at the World Union of Wound Healing Societies...

Dr Evan Call on the difference between...

On the 3rd of September Mölnlycke Health Care, together with some of the...

Wendy White on the topic pain as a universal...

On the 5th of September Mölnlycke Health Care, together with some of the...

Mepilex Border Heel

  // The well established and highly successful product range of Mepilex® Border continues to grow...

Do you know about Stop Pressure Ulcer...

This annual day aims to raise awareness of the global burden of pressure...

Stop Pressure Ulcers

Did you know that Stop Pressure Ulcer Awareness Day is happening this Friday 16 November? This...

EWMA pressure ulcer symposium report:...

The EWMA delegates who attended the Mölnlycke Health Care seminar on pressure...

Mepilex Transfer Ag

The efficacy of wound contact layer dressings with antimicrobial properties in clinical wound care...

Mepilex Border Post-Op

The need for a reliable, surgically safe post-operative wound dressing for both clinical and patient...

Introducing Mepilex Border Flex

The Mepilex® Border product range has just become more versatile than...

Mölnlycke Health Care welcomes you to...

Every day we will "share our care" by presenting you different views on...

Construction matters: The use of multilayer...

During this year's World Union congress in Yokohama, Japan C Tod Brindle...

Mepilex Ag - A key element in wound...

A recently published French study has confirmed the effectiveness of Mepilex®...

EWMA symposium report: Examining how...

Several hundred EWMA delegates attended the Mölnlycke Health Care symposium,...

International DEBRA Congress 2013

Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) is a rare, inherited skin disorder which causes...

Mölnlycke Health Care proud sponsor...

Mölnlycke Health Care recently had the honour of sponsoring the 2013 DEBRA...

Clinical trial shows dressings have...

Hospital acquired pressure ulcers are a major challenge for medical practitioners....

ISPeW congress 2013

It is approximately one week until the inter-annual  ISPeW meeting in Miami, US. The International...

EWMA 2014

Mölnlycke Health Care has always been creating a legacy of leading the way in wound care management,...

Influencing cost effective wound care

Mölnlycke Health Care has chosen "Leading the way in innovation and evidence"...

Study showing that Mepitel Film prevents...

Radiation-induced skin reactions occur in 80-90 percent of breast cancer...

Summarizing EWMA 2014 in Madrid

As in previous years, delegates who attended the EWMA 2014 Conference in...

ISBI congress 2014

This month, Mölnlycke Health Care has been attending, hosting dedicated events and been platinum...

EWMA 2015

One of the best showcases for innovation is in the sharing of knowledge and best practices, and...

EWMA 2015 recap

The annual European Wound Management Association (EWMA) event gives Mölnlycke Health Care the opportunity...

GlucanPro 3000 and GlucanPro Cream changing...

Mölnlycke Health Care has announced that it will no longer offer GlucanPro®...

Proven prevention: Proof into practice...

Hospital acquired conditions, such as pressure ulcers, are expensive and,...

Mepilex Border Post-Op wins Health Product...

Mölnlycke Health Care is proud to announce that Mepilex® Border Post-Op has...

New pressure ulcer prevention monograph...

Hospital-acquired conditions are a strategic focus area for Mölnlycke Health...