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Advanced Textiles for Wound Careby Subbiyan Rajendran
Synopses & Reviews
This collection provides a detailed review of how textiles are incorporated into wound care applications, explaining the importance and suitability of using textiles on different wound types. It introduces wound care and covers wound management and the importance of laboratory testing in relation to wound care. It comprehensively reviews the different textile dressings available, moist wound management, and bioactive dressings to promote healing. The concluding chapters describe how advanced textiles, such as smart temperature controlled textiles and composites, can be used for wound care products. The final chapter gives an interesting insight into the use of fibrous scaffolds for tissue engineering.
About the Author
Dr. Subbiyan ‘Raj’ Rajendran is Distinguished Research Scientist at the Centre for Materials Research and Innovation at the University of Bolton, UK. He has earned worldwide recognition in healthcare and medical textiles research.
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