Prospective randomized controlled study of Hydrofiber® dressing containing ionic silver or calcium alginate dressings in non-ischaemic diabetic foot ulcers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Alginates
  • Bandages
  • Diabetic Foot
  • Silver Compounds
  • Wound Healing

abstract

  • When added to standard care with appropriate off-loading, AQAg silver dressings were associated with favourable clinical outcomes compared with CA dressings, specifically in ulcer depth reduction and in infected ulcers requiring antibiotic treatment. This study reports the first significant clinical effects of a primary wound dressing containing silver on DFU healing.

publication date

  • March 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-5491.2007.02079.x

PubMed ID

  • 17305788

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 280

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 24

number

  • 3