Updated scar management practical guidelines: non-invasive and invasive measures.

  title={Updated scar management practical guidelines: non-invasive and invasive measures.},
  author={Stan Monstrey and Esther Middelkoop and Jan Jeroen Vranckx and Franco Bassetto and Ulrich Eugen Ziegler and Sylvie Meaume and Luc T{\'e}ot},
  journal={Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS},
  volume={67 8},
Hypertrophic scars and keloids can be aesthetically displeasing and lead to severe psychosocial impairment. Many invasive and non-invasive options are available for the plastic (and any other) surgeon both to prevent and to treat abnormal scar formation. Recently, an updated set of practical evidence-based guidelines for the management of hypertrophic scars and keloids was developed by an international group of 24 experts from a wide range of specialities. An initial set of strategies to… CONTINUE READING
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