Wound healing alterations caused by infection.

  title={Wound healing alterations caused by infection.},
  author={Martin C. Robson and Bengt Stenberg and John P. Heggers},
  journal={Clinics in plastic surgery},
  volume={17 3},
The theoretical alterations of wound healing caused by infection apply to the clinical situation. The level of bacteria is clinically important as are the specific qualities of a given species. This latter consideration has not been as completely studied as have the quantitative aspects. However, as pharmacologic means of overcoming the wound healing… CONTINUE READING