Nanocrystalline Silver Dressings Support Antimicrobial Stewardship

Nanocrystalline Silver Dressings Support Antimicrobial Stewardship

Antimicrobial resistance is an ever-increasing global concern, with the era of untreatable infection becoming a reality. Wound care is no exception, with increasing issues of antibiotic-resistant infections across different wound types and care settings. There is an urgent need for novel anti-biofilm strategies and novel antimicrobial agents and, in this scenario, silver nanotechnology has received tremendous attention in recent years in therapeutically enhanced healthcare.

Modern Medicine – Issue 4 2020