Microdacyn leads new ACC guidelines

Microdacyn leads new ACC guidelines

July 31 2017

The Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) has released new clinical guidelines for the prevention of infection and wound management. The relatively high incidence of wound infection in New Zealand coupled with reduced health outcomes prompted release of the guideline.

Microdacyn Wound Care Solution and Hydrogel are recommended across the guideline including

 

  • Acute traumatic wounds
  • Burns
  • Chronic wounds

 

The benefit of Microdacyn effectively reducing biofilm, without damage to normal cells makes Microdacyn suitable for first line use from hospital through to retail pharmacy.

The majority of New Zealand DHBs now access Microdacyn, which is also available from local pharmacies.

For full details of Microdacyn please visit www.microdacyn.co.nz and consumers please visit www.microheal.co.nz

 

ACC document available here How to manage wound infection prevention_treatment Feb 2017

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