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Porcine urinary bladder matrix: a retrospective study and establishment of protocol.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23103481     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The healing of diabetic and venous insufficiency ulcerations, as well as wounds related to ischaemia or pressure, remains problematic for the practicing clinician. In an effort to promote healing, wound treatment protocols often consist of serial debridement, application of a simple or advanced wound-healing product, a dressing, and offloading (total contact casting or pressure reducing shoe), compression and revascularisation, when indicated. Additional risk factors that should also be modified and addressed, include tobacco use, nutrition, glucose control, and/or lower extremity water retention.
Authors:
J Lecheminant; C Field
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of wound care     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0969-0700     ISO Abbreviation:  J Wound Care     Publication Date:  2012 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-29     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9417080     Medline TA:  J Wound Care     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  476-82     Citation Subset:  N    
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