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Wound Healing and Limb Preservation Center

Innovation and Research in Wound Care

We are able to offer the highest level of care for wound patients because of continued clinical research. That means we are always exploring new and better ways to treat hard-to-heal wounds through materials we use, medical treatments and additional patient education.

For more information about research in wound care, please contact:

Judith Fulton, PhD - View Profile
Director Wound Research

Nicki Blasiole
Research Coordinator

Current Clinical Studies:


Original Research
Bryant, J. & Beinlich, N. (2003) How to Start a Nurse-Managed Foot Care Clinic. Orthopaedic Nursing 22 (6), 437-441.

Bryant, J., Brooks, T., Schmidt, B. & Mostow, E. (2001). Reliability of wound measuring techniques in an outpatient wound center. Ostomy/Wound Management, 47(4), 44-51.

Graff, J., Bryant, J & Beinlich, N. (2000). Preventing heel breakdown. Orthopaedic Nursing, 19(5), 63-69

Bryant, J & Beinlich, N (1999). Foot care: Focus on the elderly. Orthopaedic Nursing 18(6), 53-60. Intermittent claudication: A nursing approach. Journal of Vascular Nursing, 17(4), 81-85

Bryant, J., & Beinlich, N. (1998). Compression therapy: It's a wrap for leg edema. Nursing 98, (6), 64hh2-64hh5.

Date Updated: 12-APR-2016

Wound Center Publications and Presentations


Miller SK, Aberegg L, Blasiole K, PARKER MG, FULTON J A Prospective Assessment of Sacral Pressures in Healthy Volunteers Seated Upright and Reclined With Legs Elevated in a Recliner; Ostomy Wound Manage. 2014 Sep;60(9):52-9. PubMed PMID: 25211607

MILLER SD, FULTON J, MOSTOW EN Integrating Structured Learning and Scholarly Activities into Clerkship Rotations: A Win-Win for Students and Preceptors; Adv Wound Care. 2014 May 1;3(5):400-403. PubMed PMID: 24804160


MILLER SD, PARKER MG, Blasiole N, Beinlich N, FULTON J A Prospective, In vivo Evaluation of Two Pressure-redistribution Surfaces in Healthy Volunteers Using Pressure Mapping as a Quality Control Instrument; Ostomy Wound Manage. 2013 Feb;59(2):44-8. PubMed PMID: 23388397

Shankaran V, Brooks M, MOSTOW EN Advanced Therapies for Chronic Wounds: NPWT, Engineered Skin, Growth Factors, Extracellular Matrices; Dermatol Ther. 2013 May;26(3):215-21. PMID: 23742282

Aberegg L, MILLER SD, Blasiole KN, FULTON J, Parker M An Assessment of Sacral Pressures in Two Seated Positions; Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Abstract Supplement, 2013

Ferrell JR, Galov AS, Gostev VA, Banks BA, Weeks SP, FULTON J, Woolverton CJ Characterization, Properties and Applications of Nonthermal Plasma: A Novel Pulsed-Based Option; J Biotechnol Biomater 3:155, 2013, doi:10.4172/2155-952X.1000155

MOSTOW EN, Montemayor S, MILLER SD, Biasole K, FULTON J Collect Data, Tell Stories; Utilizing Available Data to Improve Wound Product Selection, Reduce Costs, and Improve Outcomes; Advances in Wound Care, September 13, 2013

Sharma N, Aberegg L, MILLER SD, Blasiole KN, FULTON J Pressure Distribution Properties of a Silicone Border Foam Dressing; Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Abstract Supplement, 2013

Adkins C Wound Care Dressings and Choices for Care of Wounds in the Home; Home Healthc Nurse 2013;31(5):259-67. PMID 23652977


Miller S, PARKER MG, Blasiole KN, Beinlich N, FULTON J A Small Study Highlighting the Use of Pressure Mapping as an Indicator of Quality Control; SAWC/WHS Spring Conference 2012, Atlanta, GA. SAWC Spring Abstract Book CS-71, 2012

Uppal R, Li D, Wang S, FULTON J, Beinlich N, MOSTOW EN, Anthony R, Nice L Continuous Process Improvement in an Outpatient Wound Clinic using Lean and Systems Engineering Tools; Proceedings of the 21st Annual Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Orlando, Florida, May 2012

Miller S, Bagwell B, Blasiole KN, FULTON J, MOSTOW EN Innovating a Comprehensive Wound Care Curriculum: The Travel Guide & Bird Watching Approach; SAWC/WHS Spring Conference 2012, Atlanta, GA. SAWC Spring Abstract Book IR-30, 2012

Miller S, PARKER MG, Blasiole KN, FULTON J Pressure Mapping for Comparative Effectiveness of Operating Room Pressure Relief Mattresses; SAWC/WHS Spring Conference 2012, Atlanta, GA. SAWC Abstract Book CR-42, 2012

Markova A, MOSTOW EN US Skin Disease Assessment: Ulcer and Wound Care; Dermatologic Clinics 30:107-111, Jan 2012

FULTON J, Blasiole KN, Cottingham T, Tornero M, Graves M, Smith LG, Mirza S, MOSTOW EN Wound Dressing Absorption: A Comparative Study; Adv Skin Wound Care. 2012 Jul;25(7):315-320. PubMed PMID: 22713782

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