wound healing

Ultrasound patch accelerates tissue repairA novel ultrasound applicator significantly accelerated tissue healing in patients with venous ulcers, according to findings from a small clinical study.
Skin glue plus analgesic blocks pain in tissue repairA topical analgesic of lidocaine-epinephrine-tetracaine decreased pain in up to 50 percent of pediatric patients undergoing wound repair with tissue adhesive, results of a new study indicate.
Frequent debridement leads to better wound healingMore frequent debridement leads to better wound healing outcomes, according to recent study results.
Dietary supplements may improve woundsA mouse model indicates that a protein-rich diet high in arginine and proline may improve chronic wound healing.