Human Umbilical Cord & Amniotic Membrane Reduces Pain, Augments Healing of Acute Trauma Wounds

For orthopedic trauma surgeons in community hospitals, it can be challenging to convince plastic surgeons in private practice to close traumatic wounds with skin grafts, free flaps, or other reconstructive interventions.

The Role of Stem Cells in Wound Healing: An Overview

The evolution of stem cells in the chronic wound regimen has taken a very circuitous path, so to speak.

Amniotic Membrane Allografts in the Outpatient Wound Clinic: Current Practice Guidelines & Modalities

Wound care is a challenging and ever-changing field of medicine. Chronic wounds in particular are responsible for a large portion of time, effort, and cost in the medical community.

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