High risk incision management: single use negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) in the treatment of bilateral mastectomy incisions

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Supporting Presenters

Lisa Battersby, Clinical Specialist, Smith & Nephew Healthcare Ltd
Alistair Bielby, Clinical Team Manager, Smith & Nephew Healthcare Ltd

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This case report documents clinician and patient experiences of using the PICO™ Single Use Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System in the management of post-operative incisions, following bilateral mastectomy. This specific study offers an example of: PICO vs. tNPWT, patient well-being, cost effectiveness, clinician satisfaction.