Smith & Nephew's Negative Pressure Wound Therapy shows positive results Smith & Nephew announced a review of 33 published papers that shows fewer wound healing complications in patients with closed surgical incisions after Negative Pressure Wound Therapy is applied for three to five days post surgery. The paper's co-authors are currently completing independent investigator initiated studies with PICO, Smith & Nephew's single use NPWT system.
Smith & Nephew announces intended ratio change for ADRs Smith & Nephew announces an intended ratio change to its NYSE-listed American Depositary Receipt program. The ratio will change from the current one ADR per five ordinary shares to one ADR per two ordinary shares. The anticipated effective date for the ratio change is October 14. To implement the change, ADR holders on the record at the close of business one business day prior to the ratio change taking effect will receive 2.5 ADRs for every one ADR held.