Hyaluronic acid hydrogels for vocal fold wound healing

  title={Hyaluronic acid hydrogels for vocal fold wound healing},
  author={Joel D Gaston and Susan L Thibeault},
The unique vibrational properties inherent to the human vocal fold have a significant detrimental impact on wound healing and scar formation. Hydrogels have taken prominence as a tissue engineered strategy to restore normal vocal structure and function as cellularity is low. The frequent vibrational and shear forces applied to, and present in this… CONTINUE READING