Bandage for treating diabetic foot ulcers

DFU treatmentResearchers at Queen’s University Belfast have designed a bandage/scaffold to treat diabetic foot ulcers, which is said to be cost-effective while improving patient outcomes.

Produced by three-dimensional bioprinting, the scaffolds slowly release antibiotics over a four-week period to effectively treat the wound.

For the full story, see the November 2022 edition of Medical Textiles.


Photo: Queen’s University Belfast