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Wound Infection

Known as: Infection, Wound, septic wound, infected wounds 
Infection of a break in the skin or other tissue.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2007
Review
2007
Silver compounds have been exploited for their medicinal properties for centuries. At present, silver is reemerging as a viable… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
SUMMARY Burns are one of the most common and devastating forms of trauma. Patients with serious thermal injury require immediate… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
Cutaneous wound healing is a complex process involving blood clotting, inflammation, new tissue formation, and finally tissue… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
SUMMARY The majority of dermal wounds are colonized with aerobic and anaerobic microorganisms that originate predominantly from… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
The primary function of the skin is to serve as a protective barrier against the environment. Loss of the integrity of large… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Diabetes mellitus is a risk factor for deep sternal wound infection after open heart surgical procedures. We… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
  • Paul Martin
  • Science
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 35171742
The healing of an adult skin wound is a complex process requiring the collaborative efforts of many different tissues and cell… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
BACKGROUND Elevated blood glucose levels in the postoperative period are associated with an increased risk of deep wound… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
A series of basic animal studies using a new subatmospheric pressure technique (The V.A.C.) to expedite wound healing are… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
A 10-year prospective study undertaken at Foothills Hospital in Canada used the infection of wounds to measure the rate of… Expand