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This case presented as an ongoing treatment of a Diabetic Foot Ulcer of the right heel that had been present for 2 years. Wound Care Plus, LLC started treating the patient in November 2017. Standard of care was implemented and followed which included calcium alginate, removal of non-viable tissue, and mitigation of underlying disease processes. Additionally therapy was consulted for strength and mobility training. Once the TrueKAST with Quicksaw Technology Total Contact Cast System was implemented the wound resurfaced in approximately 12 weeks. The wound remains closed at this time.
Client presented with a Stage 4 pressure ulcer to the right zygomatic (cheek) bone status post cerebral infarction with hemiplegia. Client was scheduled for plastic surgery consult for potential surgical repair. Standard of care using moist wound healing principles had been utilized without significant progress. CellerateRX (a hydrolyzed collagen) was initiated on 3/26/2018 with complete resolution of the Stage 4 pressure ulcer just 5 weeks later. Wound was discharged off caseload after 100% epithelial tissue was established and plastic surgery consult was cancelled.
This case presented with a rash for the last year or more. Previous treatments included moisture barrier, anti-fungal, various brief trials, good pericare without significant changes. A punch biopsy was performed in October 2017. Results were negative for malignancy and positive for telangiectasia with sparse peri-vascular mononuclear cell infiltrate. Patient was subsequently started on estrogen cream and anti-fungal ointment simultaneously. Rash resolved in 3 weeks and patient was discharged off caseload with 100% resolution of symptoms and complaints.
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