News & Media
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Peter Huntley Appointed Senior Vice President and Leader of Systagenix
Growing Body of Evidence Supports V.A.C. VeraFlo™ Therapy Changing How Clinicians Approach Treating Wounds
Data Demonstrate Clinical and Economic Advantages of V.A.C. VeraFlo™ Therapy Compared to Traditional NPWT
Evidence Grows in Support of Prevena™ Incision Management System to Manage Closed Surgical Incisions
Results from clinical study demonstrated a significant patient benefit in using Prevena™ Therapy on this patient population.
KCI Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance of V.A.C.® Therapy for Management of Closed Surgical Incisions
Kinetic Concepts, Inc. announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its proprietary Vacuum Assisted Closure®, or V.A.C.® Therapy System, for the management of closed surgical incisions.
Peter Arnold Named Senior Vice President of Innovation and Strategic Marketing at KCI
Kinetic Concepts, Inc. announced today that Peter Arnold has been named Senior Vice President of Innovation and Strategic Marketing.
Jim Cunniff Named Senior Vice President, Leading Commercial Activities in the Americas for KCI
Kinetic Concepts, Inc. announced today that James (Jim) Cunniff has been named Senior Vice President of the Americas.
Abstract Published in Canadian Journal of Surgery Reports Key Preliminary Findings of Major Prospective Study of the KCI ABThera™ Open Abdomen Negative Pressure Therapy System
Kinetic Concepts, Inc. announced today that an abstract referring specifically to the KCI ABThera™ Open Abdomen Negative Pressure Therapy System (ABThera™ OA NPT), states that this "prospective cohort study observed a reduction in mortality (RR 0.48, 95% CI 0.25-0.92) and an increased fascial closure rate (RR 1.5, 95% CI 1.1 – 2.0) in patients who received the ABThera™ versus [Barker's technique] vacuum pack."
KCI Chosen as Single Source Supplier of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Products Now Available to More than 65,000 Members and Affiliates Served by Novation
KCI Awarded Three-Year, Single Source Contract by Novation for NPWT Products
KCI Announces New Management Structure
The Board of Directors of the parent company of Kinetic Concepts, Inc. and LifeCell Corporation today announced that Ronald A. Matricaria has joined the Board of Directors and will serve as its Chairman.
KCI Supports CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children’s Hospital Foundation with $20,000 Gift through Cards for Kids Program
KCI today announced a $20,000 gift to CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital Foundation to support many of the hospital's multidisciplinary programs for young patients in San Antonio and South Central Texas.
KCI’s V.A.C.Via™ Therapy System Named a Leading Innovation by Podiatry Today
KCI today announced that its V.A.C.Via™ Therapy System was named one of the "Top Ten Innovations in Podiatric Technology" by trade publication Podiatry Today.
KCI Responds to Hurricane Irene
Information for Customers and Patients affected by Hurricane Irene