The Latest Clinical Articles in Surgery - Wound Healing

1Prospective randomized controlled trial comparing the effects of noncontact low frequency ultrasound to standard care in healing split-thickness donor sitesJournal of the American College of Surgeons, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
2Effect of dermal thickness on scars in women with type III-IV Fitzpatrick SkinAesthetic Plastic Surgery, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
3Comparing the Meggitt-Wagner and the University of Texas wound classification systems for diabetic foot ulcers: inter-observer analysesInternational Wound Journal, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
4Impaired wound healing and expansion of a large ulcer after bevacizumab with paclitaxel for skin metastases from breast cancer: report of a caseSurgery Today, March 26, 2015
5The use of negative pressure wound therapy with instillation in the management of cervical necrotizing fasciitisHead & Neck, March 24, 2015  Clinical Article
6A comparative study of honey and phenytoin dressings for chronic woundsIndian Journal of Surgery, March 19, 2015  Clinical Article
7Sequential use of hyperbaric oxygen, synthetic skin substitute and skin grafting in the treatment of a refractory vasculitic ulcerThe Journal of the American College of Clinical Wound Specialists, March 19, 2015  Clinical Article
8Predictors of delayed wound healing after endovascular therapy of isolated infrapopliteal lesions underlying critical limb ischemia in patients with high prevalence of diabetes mellitus and hemodialysisEuropean Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, March 16, 2015  Clinical Article
9Use of negative-pressure wound dressings to prevent surgical site complications after primary hip arthroplasty: a pilot RCTSurgical Innovation, March 11, 2015  Clinical Article
10Novel negative pressure wound therapy with instillation and the management of diabetic foot infectionsCurrent Opinion in Infectious Diseases, March 06, 2015  Clinical Article
1American College of Physicians joins HHS in accelerating alternative payment methods through ‘Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network’ American College of Physicians News, March 26, 2015
2Ablation during mitral valve surgery reduces atrial-fibrillationAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
3Routine clot removal after heart attack not beneficial, may increase riskAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
4Remote ischemic preconditioning fails to improve heart bypass outcomesAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
5Complete angioplasty safe for certain heart attack survivorsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
6Patients 80 years and older would benefit from aggressive treatmentAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
7Arm is safer access point than groin for catheter-based heart proceduresAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
8Trial of bivalirudin during angioplasty reports mixed resultsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
9Bendavia does not reduce scarring from angioplasty after heart attackAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
10Old blood as good as fresh in patients with life threatening illnessesOttawa Hospital Research Institute News, March 18, 2015

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