Vocal fold wound healing: a review for clinicians.

  title={Vocal fold wound healing: a review for clinicians.},
  author={Ryan C. Branski and Katherine Verdolini and Vlad C Sandulache and Clark Allan Rosen and Patricia A. Hebda},
  journal={Journal of voice : official journal of the Voice Foundation},
  volume={20 3},
SUMMARY The basic science of wound healing is largely omitted from the curriculum of many voice clinicians. This fact is relatively disheartening as most therapeutic manipulation in the realm of laryngology and voice disorders deals with injured tissue. Therefore, the selection of therapeutic tasks for persons with vocal injury should ideally be informed by basic science in wound healing. Recently, several investigators have initiated lines of research to determine the course of vocal fold… CONTINUE READING