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Patient overview 91 year old female with two diabetic foot ulcers (DFU) to her right foot. Wounds present for 1 year prior to Mendota Health referral. diabetic foot ulcer treatment - wound management Serial sharp debridement, oral antibiotics, oral steroids, pentoxifylline, cellular and tissue-based products, low frequency ultrasound. wound...

Many seniors go without essential items every day so Mendota Health teams across the country partnered with local organizations to provide the necessary items seniors need. Thanks to all of the partners for supporting Seniors In Need and providing support to seniors in our communities.  Chicago, Illinois Partnered...

Patient overview 71 year old female with venous ulcer present for 10 months, started with an injury to the leg wound management Topical and oral antibiotics, sharp debridement, and cellular and tissue-based products wound presence time to heal 10 months16 weeks Assessment of patient's venous ulcer.Healed - Venous Ulcer Previous Next case presentation Patient is a...

Lee George: Thank you so much for spending some time talking about joining Mendota Health and your vision for the practice. Tell me about why you joined Mendota Health? Tracy Cardin: I love the clinical model. I love that we’re making a real difference in people's lives. And...

Join the Mendota Health team in fighting hunger in America. More than 34 million people, including 9 million children, in the United States are food insecure.Mendota Health was founded on the notion that people deserve access to the best wound care possible. And the way...

Many people know smoking can cause lung cancer and heart disease, but did you know smoking can affect wound healing? Cigarette smoke is filled with harmful chemicals including nicotine, hydrogen cyanide, and carbon monoxide that affects wound health in many ways. Whether you suffer from...

During the month of November, Mendota Health is celebrating the home care, hospice, and palliative care community. We are grateful for the nurses, home care aides, therapists, and social workers who make an incredible difference for patients and families they serve. We work closely with these...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pW70VS5-eK4 Transcript: Chronic wounds are an epidemic. I think you'd be surprised to learn that almost 10 million Americans suffer from chronic non-healing wounds and they're often very painful. These open, draining sores- ulcers in the bottom of your feet that put you at risk for amputation...

Here are 8 things to know about basic wound first aid Wounds can happen anytime and anywhere. That's why it is important to be prepared and equipped with the knowledge of how to provide wound care at home or when to seek professional help if necessary....