[Effect of zinc oxide tape on plantar ulcers in leprosy patients in Indonesia].

Abstract

In this investigation the effectiveness was studied of adhesive zinc oxide tape, as additional therapy to the usual application of povidone iodine (10%), for leprosy patients with plantar ulcers in Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia. The effectiveness (degree of wound healing measured as surface reduction) of this experimental therapy was compared with that of the… (More)

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@article{Overbeek1991EffectOZ, title={[Effect of zinc oxide tape on plantar ulcers in leprosy patients in Indonesia].}, author={Sietse Overbeek and Lai Mei Tham}, journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde}, year={1991}, volume={135 30}, pages={1350-3} }