Bioimpedance measurement based evaluation of wound healing.

  title={Bioimpedance measurement based evaluation of wound healing.},
  author={Atte Kekonen and Mikael Bergelin and Jan-Erik Eriksson and Annikki Vaalasti and Heimo O. Yl{\"a}nen and Jari Viik},
  journal={Physiological measurement},
  volume={38 7},
OBJECTIVE Our group has developed a bipolar bioimpedance measurement-based method for determining the state of wound healing. The objective of this study was to assess the capability of the method. METHODS To assess the performance of the method, we arranged a follow-up study of four acute wounds. The wounds were measured using the method and photographed throughout the healing process. RESULTS Initially the bioimpedance of the wounds was significantly lower than the impedance of the… 
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