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KCI, Inc (San Antonio, Texas) announced that the V.A.C. Via Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System has received FDA clearance. This system is a single-patient use, portable V.A.C. Therapy System that provides simplified wound care for patients with moderate- to low-exudating wounds. It features a diaphragm pump for faster draw down, longer battery life, and higher leak rate threshold than the original device. These enhancements make the system both effective and convenient for patients.