MiMedx to Highlight Efficacy of Its Allografts in Presentations at SAWC Spring Conference
During the five-day conference, the clinical and cost-effective healing results of the Company's allografts will be highlighted in a Breakfast Symposium, two dinner presentations, five clinical poster presentations, and in-booth education sessions.
Now in its 31st year, the SAWC Spring/WHS conference is the leading national wound healing forum connecting the foremost experts with your entire wound care team to improve patient outcomes through education. No other wound care conference offers the level of education, advanced state-of-the-art clinical reviews and emerging research findings.
Hands-on product demonstrations will be provided by expert physicians during booth hours on
The poster presentations will report on the clinical effectiveness of MiMedx EpiFix dHACM (dehydrated Human Amnion/Chorion Membrane) placental tissue allografts in the healing of diabetic foot ulcers, venous leg ulcers, pressure ulcers and refractory non-healing wounds, as well as the use of AmnioCord umbilical cord allografts for reducing Achilles tendon pain. These independent case studies and respective conclusions will include:
- Abstract: "
EpiFix VLU Study Group: A Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluating the Efficacy of Dehydrated Human Amnion/Chorion Membrane Allograft for the Treatment of Venous Leg Ulcers"
Christian Bianchi, MD, FACS; Shawn Cazzell, DPM, FACFAS; Dean Vayser, DPM, FACFAS; Alexander M. Reyzelman, DPM, FACFAS; Hasan Dosluoglu, MD, FACS; Gregory Tovmassian, DPM
- Abstract: "
EpiFix DFU Study Group: A Confirmatory Study on the Efficacy of Dehydrated Human Amnion/Chorion Membrane (dHACM) Allograft in the Management of Diabetic Foot Ulcers: A Prospective, Multicenter, Randomized, Controlled Study"
William Tettelbach, MD; Shawn Cazzell, DPM; Alexander M. Reyzelman, DPM; Felix Sigal, DPM; Joseph M. Caporusso, DPM; Patrick S. Agnew, DPM
- Abstract: "The Application of Dehydrated Human Amnion Chorion Membrane dHACM Allografts to Expedite Healing in Patients with Six Major Types of Refractory Non-Healing Wounds, 157 Patients"
Aamir Mahmood, DPM; Justin Goldsmith, DPM; Anna Tien, DPM; Mike Czurylo, DPM; Laith Shaman, DPM; Kelda Beachy, DPM; Neal Patel, DPM; Shayan Alamgir, DPM; Matthew Garoufalis, DPM, FASPS, FACFAOM
- Abstract: "Use of Umbilical Cord Allograft for Pain Reduction in Achilles Tendon Pathologies: A Case"
Brandon Brooks, DPM; Kevin Pham, DPM; Bradley Brooks, DO; Brady Brooks, MS-1; James Henry, MS-1; Terria Madison, DPM
- Abstract: "Safety and Efficacy of Weekly Application of Dehydrated Human Amnion/Chorion Membrane in the Treatment of Pressure Ulcers: a Case Series"
Chi Chi Berhane, MD, MBA; Kimberly Brantley, BSN, RN, CRRN; Sandra Williams, NP-C, APN, WCN; Erica Sutton, MA; Carlyn Kappy, RD, LD, CCRP
"For more than 30 years, SAWC and WHS have been dedicated to continuous advancements in wound care and have worked tirelessly toward their goal of decreasing the number and severity of wounds of all types." said Parker H. "Pete" Petit,
MiMedx® is a leading biopharmaceutical company developing and marketing regenerative and therapeutic biologics utilizing human placental tissue allografts with patent-protected processes for multiple sectors of healthcare. "Innovations in Regenerative Medicine" is the framework behind the Company's mission to give physicians products and tissues to help the body heal itself. The Company processes the human placental tissue utilizing its proprietary PURION® Process methodology, among other processes, to produce safe and effective allografts by employing aseptic processing techniques in addition to terminal sterilization.
Robert P. Borchert, Vice President, Investor Relations, 770-651-9383, firstname.lastname@example.org