chronic ulcer of lower extremity

Known as: chronic leg ulcer, chronic leg ulcers 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2009
2009
AIMS AND OBJECTIVE The negative impact of chronic leg ulcers on quality of life is well documented. The aim of this study was to… (More)
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2008
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2008
A novel autologous platelet-rich fibrin matrix membrane (PRFM) was assessed for the ability to facilitate healing in patients… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Current treatment modalities for chronic leg ulcers are time consuming, expensive, and only moderately successful… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Venous leg ulcers are a major cause of morbidity, economic loss, and decreased quality of life in affected patients… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Electrical current has been recommended for use on chronic pressure ulcers; however, the ability of this… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND In this clinical study, attachment theory was applied to research in the field of coping with chronic disease. The… (More)
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1999
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1999
To assess the differences in proteolytic activity of acute and chronic wound environments, wound fluids were collected from acute… (More)
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1994
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1994
To evaluate the effect of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on chronic wound healing, 16 otherwise healthy patients who had nondiabetic… (More)
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1991
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1991
A metropolitan population of 238,000 in Perth, Western Australia, was screened for chronic ulceration of the leg. Patients with a… (More)
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1978
1978
The quantitative bacteriology of 13 chronic leg ulcers was sequentially assessed by both swab and biopsy culture techniques, and… (More)
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