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HYDROHEAL

Christine Teng, Denis Sylvester, Giselle Gray, Grace Charles, Soomin Lee

HydroHeal is a solution for superficial-partial burn wounds. It’s a burn dressing which is applied as a gel and sealed with a hydrophobic coating. This coating stays on for the duration of a patient’s healing process. It uses a combination of data analysis and naturally-derived ingredients to aid in the healing process. 

The dressing is accompanied by a mobile application for patients and a desktop application for clinicians to streamline the monitoring process for each user.


Instructors

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Philip Poronnik is a Professor of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Sydney.

 

Banner image: Michael D. Beckwith, The Leeds Library