No need for biopsies: comparison of three sample techniques for wound microbiota determination.

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The aim of the study was to compare three sampling techniques used in routine diagnostics to identify the microbiota in chronic venous leg ulcers. A total of 46 patients with persisting venous leg ulcers were included in the study. At inclusion, swab, biopsy and filter paper pad samples were collected. After 4 weeks, additional biopsy and filter paper pad… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1742-481X.2011.00883.x

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@article{Gjdsbl2012NoNF, title={No need for biopsies: comparison of three sample techniques for wound microbiota determination.}, author={Kristine Gj\odsb\ol and Mette Elena Skindersoe and Jens Christensen and Tonny Karlsmark and Bo Barker J\orgensen and Anders M\orup Jensen and Bjarke Mirner Klein and Michael K Sonnested and Karen Angeliki Krogfelt}, journal={International wound journal}, year={2012}, volume={9 3}, pages={295-302} }