Aspirin treatment for chronic wounds: Potential beneficial and inhibitory effects.

@article{Darby2017AspirinTF,
  title={Aspirin treatment for chronic wounds: Potential beneficial and inhibitory effects.},
  author={Ian Andrew Darby and Carolina D Weller},
  journal={Wound repair and regeneration : official publication of the Wound Healing Society [and] the European Tissue Repair Society},
  year={2017},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={7-12}
}
Aspirin is a generally well-tolerated drug that is now widely used in aged patients for its antithrombotic action. Aspirin works through several pathways to reduce inflammation, fever and to alter platelet activity. The scientific literature suggests that inhibition of the cyclooxygenase enzymes by aspirin or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may… CONTINUE READING