chronic wounds

The Wound Healing Response Therapeutic Cheat Sheet
wound healingFollowing numerous office-based dermatologic procedures, erythema, swelling, and scarring are often feared complications experienced by our patients. Understanding the wound healing response is synonymous with understanding the stages of healing and ultimately the clinical appearance of each wound. Possessing and sharing a firm grasp on this knowledge allows for patient empowerment during the woun …
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JDD November 2023 Issue Highlights | Special Topic: Lasers, Light Sources, and Devices
laser treatmentThe November 2023 issue of the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology (JDD) focuses on lasers, light sources, and devices featuring the perfect mix original articles, case reports, letters to the editor, and brief communications. Straight from the Editor’s desk, check out this month’s issue highlights. ORIGINAL ARTICLES Interventions to Minimize Pain During Photodynamic Therapy With 5-Aminolevulini …
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Hydrogen Peroxide – Friday Pop Quiz 4/12
Hydrogen-Peroxide Hydrogen peroxide is often chosen for treatment of which of the following? A) Cleaning a chronic wound on the lower extremity B) Treatment of a chronic venous ulcer C) Post-operative follow-up of a full thickness skin graft with a bolster D) Cutaneous fungal infections E) Acne vulgaris To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here.   Brought to you by our …