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1. (WO2018044949) WOUND CLOSURE DEVICES

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/044949    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/049212
Publication Date: Fri Mar 09 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Aug 30 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: A61F 13/00
A61M 1/00
A61M 27/00
Applicants: SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS
Inventors: COLLINSON, Sarah, Jenny
DUNN, Raymond, M.
HAMMOND, Victoria, Jody
HARTWEEL, Edward, Yerbury
PHILLIPS, Marcus, Damian
RICHARDSON, Mark
SAXBY, Carl, Dean
STERN, Tim
SUGRUE, Michael
WILKINSON, Benjamin
Title: WOUND CLOSURE DEVICES
Abstract:
A negative pressure wound closure system and methods for using such a system are described. Preferred embodiments of the invention facilitate closure of the wound by preferentially contracting to provide for movement of the tissue. Some embodiments may utilize a stabilizing structure with removable sections.