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WUWHS: Management of biofilm

Thomas Bjarnsholt
13 February 2017

Antimicrobial and multi-drug resistance loom large on the global healthcare landscape, in particular in the treatment of chronic, hard-toheal wounds where current figures put the presence of biofilm in 60%–100% of non-healing wounds. While the role that biofilm play in the chronicity of wounds is still in infancy, it is becoming widely accepted that hard-to-heal wounds contain biofilm — and that somehow their presence delays or prevents healing. ​

Presented by Thomas Bjarnsholt.

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