The efficacy of honey in inhibiting strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from infected burns.

@article{Cooper2002TheEO,
  title={The efficacy of honey in inhibiting strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from infected burns.},
  author={Rose A Cooper and Edward S. Halas and Peter C. Molan},
  journal={The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation},
  year={2002},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={
          366-70
        }
}
  • Rose A Cooper, Edward S. Halas, Peter C. Molan
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation
  • Because there is no ideal therapy for burns infected with Pseudomonas aeruginosa, there is sufficient need to investigate the efficacy of alternative antipseudomonal interventions. Honey is an ancient wound remedy for which there is modern evidence of efficacy in the treatment of burn wounds, but limited evidence for the effectiveness of its antibacterial activity against Pseudomonas. We tested the sensitivity of 17 strains of P. aeruginosa isolated from infected burns to two honeys with… CONTINUE READING

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