Advanced wound care. It's all we do and everything we do.

Advancis Medical is a UK based Advanced Wound Care Specialist -
A brand name of Brightwake Limited. We are a family run business with a strong track record of excellence and British ingenuity. From our origins in textile production, we have continued to grow and thrive in the medical sector - becoming the first medical company to launch 100% Medical Grade Manuka Honey products in the UK.
We are proud of our ability to develop and manufacture all our products in-house at our factory in Nottinghamshire, in doing so we are able to achieve high quality solutions at competitively low costs. 

 
Latest News
Latest News
5 Apr 2016
The Quality Department at Brightwake currently has 2 vacancies to join their team. If you are interested in working for our company, please click on the links below for a full job description: Quality…
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22 Mar 2016
The case study tracks the amazing treatment provided by Val Smith-Orr (RN, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Burns and Plastic Surgery) and her amazing team in the Philippines. More information on the work done…
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16 Mar 2016
Advasil Conform silicone gel sheet used for the reduction of a keloid scar following a hot oil burn.
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Latest Events
Latest Events
11-13 May 2016
At the Bremen Exhibition Centre, the EWMA conference offers high level scientific presentations, networking activities and it is an excellent opportunity to exchange knowledge and experiences with international colleagues. EWMA offers:
  • Become updated and educated on the most recent knowledge and research within wound healing.
  • Get the opportunity to experience and meet with peer researchers and clinicians.
  • Get the chance to attend a variety of high level key sessions, free papers, hands-on workshops as well as a number of guest sessions performed by other medical societies and project groups.
  • Meet your suppliers and exchange experiences about wound healing products.
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18 May 2016
The JCN Exhibition and Study days are an invaluable opportunity to meet with exhibitors, discuss latest products, treatments and techniques.  The event will focus on many important areas of a nurse's caseload and count towards Revalidation requirements.

Sessions in 2016 include:
  • NMC Revalidation – The JCN are providing a free and independent online tool to help manage a revalidation portfolio, offering guidance through the requirements and showing how the new tool will make the process easier
  • Wound Debridement – looking at the importance of wound debridement
  • NPWT – innovations in technology to deal with chronic wounds
  • Plus others to be announced
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18-20 May 2016
Held Malvern Theatres is the venue for the 2016 Conference will be the 16th meeting since its inception in 1986 and the event brings together experts on the diabetic foot from up to 30 countries, predominantly North America and Western Europe.

This three day conference is designed to bring together physicians, surgeons, podiatrists, orthotists and nursing staff with a common interest in diabetic foot problems. It is anticipated that the conference will improve the understanding of this problem which represents one of the main causes for in-patient treatment amongst the diabetic population.

The event was awarded 12 credits for CPD accreditation and is expect 2016 to receive similar accreditation.

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Latest Updates

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Eclypse Super absorbent strikethrough
"The challenges of managing exudate require more than just an absorbent dressing. The Advancis range can meet those challenges head on, delivering inexpensive and effective wound management products, whatever the level of exudate.
 

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Stopping the Strikethrough

Eclypse Super absorbent strikethrough
"An 80 patient audit comparing 4 superabsorbent dressings - Zetuvit® Plus, Eclypse®, KerraMax™ and Flivasorb®

by Professor Linda Rafter


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Siltape Silicone Tape

 
"An innovative option for relieving friction and pressure ulcers”
by Alice V Hannan in Podiatry Today


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Multilayering of superabsorbent polymer dressings has no place in wound care

 
"Multilayering of superabsorbent polymer dressings has no place in wound care”
by Prof. Richard White

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Is it time to heal?
"A Time to Heal - Your guide to exudate management”
by Edwin T. Chamanga

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Periwound Skin Care

Skin Care Today (March/April)

 
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Have you seen our article on Skin Tears in Journal of Community Nursing
Have you seen our article on Skin Tears in Journal of Community Nursing
"A solution to cost-effective wound management in the community”
by Julie Evans


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