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Transaction adds complementary key product platforms, significant commercial scale and R&D expertise to Acelity SAN ANTONIO & KNUTSFORD, United Kingdom -Sunday 10 June 2018 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity L.P. Inc., the world’s largest wound care company, and Crawford Healthcare, a rapidly growing UK-based advanced wound care and dermatology company, today announced an agreement for Acelity to acquire Crawford and all of its assets. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. With the acquisition of Crawford, Acelity expands its portfolio of advanced wound dressings (AWD), further strengthening its position as the global leader in advanced wound healing. Crawford Healthcare is a recognized leader in developing and commercializing innovative treatments for the care and repair of skin. Crawford’s wound dressing portfolio includes the market-leading superabsorbent KerraMax Care® range and KerraFoam and KerraCel in the foam and antimicrobial gelling fiber AWD categories, respe ... Read more »
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“Bilevel Rescue” study presented at SLEEP 2018 conference BALTIMORE -Sunday 10 June 2018 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- A new study reveals that shifting patients who are struggling with adherence to positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy to a more advanced bilevel device in the first 90 days of treatment is an effective tool for achieving adherence in well more than half of such cases. This research, sponsored by ResMed (NYSE: RMD, ASX: RMD), was presented this week at SLEEP, an annual joint meeting of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society. Patients diagnosed with sleep apnea are usually prescribed a PAP device that provides either continuous (CPAP) or auto-adjusting (APAP) pressure. A bilevel device delivers two distinct pressures, one for inhalation and one for exhalation. Physicians may prescribe bilevel for patients who are pressure intolerant or have continued evidence of apnea at higher pressures. In this “Bilevel Rescue” study, ResMed c ... Read more »
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