A New Approach to Achieve Wound Closure in Vascular Disease Patients: A NovoSorb BTM Case Series

17 Aug 2021

Since December 2019, the Flinders Medical Centre Vascular Surgery Department has used NovoSorb BTM to treat a variety of lower limb wounds both chronic and acute in nature. This presentation shares their experience of NovoSorb BTM in 25 patients, outlining successful use of the scaffold technology in many of these patients, who were threatened with lower limb amputation.

Frank is the Nurse Practitioner for the Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Department at Flinders Medical Centre situated in Adelaide, South Australia. He serves as the current President of the Australian and New Zealand Society for Vascular Nursing (ANZSVN). Frank’s professional interests include wound management, tissue viability, education, health service reform and clinical research.