Antimicrobial dressingsretooled for the present

May 01, 2004, 4:00am

Washington - The phrase "what is old is new again" aptly describes the current status of antimicrobial dressings, which, thanks to a new generation of products, are making a comeback in the woundcare arena, said Marketa Limova, M.D., at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology.