Phytotherapy: an alternative treatment for non-healing ulcers.

Avijgan, Majid. (2004) Phytotherapy: an alternative treatment for non-healing ulcers. Journal of wound care, 13 (4). pp. 157-158.


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There are few reports in the literature on the effectiveness of complimentary therapies on chronic wounds. Use of an aloe vera gel resulted in full healing after treatments such as antibiotics, surgical debridement and skin grafting had failed.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: plant medicinal product, Aloe; article; case report; drug effect; gel; human; leg ulcer; male; methodology; middle aged; nursing; pathophysiology; phytotherapy; plant leaf; treatment outcome; vein insufficiency; wound healing, Aloe; Gels; Humans; Leg Ulcer; Male; Middle Aged; Phytotherapy; Plant Leaves; Plant Preparations; Treatment Outcome; Venous Insufficiency; Wound Healing
Subjects: WN Radiology . Diagnostic Imaging
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
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Date Deposited: 20 Aug 2017 07:32
Last Modified: 25 Feb 2018 07:39

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