Microbiology of Wounds

Microbiology of Wounds

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It is not the presence of microorganisms, but their interaction with patients that determines their influence on wound healing. Documenting this critical but often ignored aspect of the treatment process, Microbiology of Wounds discusses the microbiology and biology of human wounds in relation to infection and non-healing. Gain the Necessary Scientific and Clinical Knowledge Pertaining to Chronic and Acute Wounds The practice of wound healing is dynamic, infinitely complex, nonlinear, and prodigiously individualized to the patient. When one considers the myriad host variables that contribute to the disease state, understanding the intricacies of chronic wounds becomes even more difficult. This book presents the necessary scientific and clinical data pertaining to chronic and acute wounds, and discusses inflammation, epithelialization, granulation tissue, and tissue remodeling. It details techniques for treating chronic and acute wounds and covers the mode of action and efficacy of anti-infectives used in treating wounds. Microbiology of Wounds answers the call for a definitive reference on chronic and acute wounds.The use of non-viable glycerol-preserved cadaver skin combined with widely expanded autografts in the treatment of ... Ohlbauer M. The use of MatriDerm in early excision and simultaneous autologous skin grafting in burnsa€”A pilot study. ... Burns 2009;35(1):51a€“57. ... Halliday D. The use of fibrin glue for fixation of acellular human dermal allograft in septal perforation repair. ... Isago T, Nozaki M, Kikuchi Y, Honda T, Nakazawa H. Skin graft fixation with negativepressure dressings.

Title:Microbiology of Wounds
Author:Steven Percival, Keith Cutting
Publisher:CRC Press - 2010-04-26


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