Professor Luther C Kloth, PT, MS (anat), FAPTA, FACCWS, CWS - Chronic Wound Healing - Professor

Professor Luther C Kloth

PT, MS (anat), FAPTA, FACCWS, CWS

Chronic Wound Healing

Professor

Milwaukee, Wisconsin | United States

Professor Luther C Kloth, PT, MS (anat), FAPTA, FACCWS, CWS - Chronic Wound Healing - Professor

Professor Luther C Kloth

PT, MS (anat), FAPTA, FACCWS, CWS

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Primary Affiliation: Chronic Wound Healing - Milwaukee, Wisconsin , United States

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20Publications

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107PubMed Central Citations

Efficacy of Biophysical Energies on Healing of Diabetic Skin Wounds in Cell Studies and Animal Experimental Models: A Systematic Review.

Int J Mol Sci 2019 Jan 16;20(2). Epub 2019 Jan 16.

Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China.

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http://www.mdpi.com/1422-0067/20/2/368
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms20020368DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6359711PMC
January 2019
5 Reads
2.862 Impact Factor

Evaluation of the Healing Progress of Pressure Ulcers Treated with Cathodal High-Voltage Monophasic Pulsed Current: Results of a Prospective, Double-blind, Randomized Clinical Trial.

Adv Skin Wound Care 2016 Oct;29(10):447-59

Anna Polak, PhD, PT, is a Physiotherapist and Specialist in Wound Healing and Geriatric Physical Therapies, and a Senior Lecturer, Department of Physical Therapy, Academy of Physical Education in Katowice, and the Medical Science Institute, Katowice School of Economics in Katowice, Poland. Luther C. Kloth, MS, PT, is an Emeritus Professor of Physical Therapy, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and a Licensed Physical Therapist and Certified Wound Specialist, American Academy of Wound Management. Edward Blaszczak, PhD, MSc, is an Associate Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland. Jakub Taradaj, PhD, PT, is an Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Academy of Physical Education, and a Lecturer, Institute of Physical Therapy, Public School of Medicine, Opole, Poland. Agnieszka Nawrat-Szoltysik, PhD, PT, is a Lecturer, Department of Physical Therapy, Academy of Physical Education in Katowice, and a Physiotherapist, Sw. Elzbieta Caritas Skilled Nursing Facility, Ruda Slaska, Poland. Anna Walczak, PT, is a Physiotherapist, Sw. Boromeusz Caritas Skilled Nursing Facility, Gliwice, Poland. Lidia Bialek, PhD, PT, is a Physiotherapist and Lecturer, Department of Medical Biophysics, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland. Malgorzata Paczula, MD, is a Surgeon and a Wound Treatment and Medical Rehabilitation Specialist, Rehabilitation Center, Repty, Tarnowskie Gory, Poland. Andrzej Franek, PhD, MSc, is Professor of Medical Sciences and Head of the Department of Biophysics, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland. Cezary Kucio, MS, is a Professor of Medical Sciences and Internal Medicine Specialist; Head, Clinical Research Projects on Internal Diseases and Geriatrics; and Chair, Physical Therapy, Academy of Physical Education in Katowice; and Head, Internal Medicine Department at the Specialist Hospital in Jaworzno, Poland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.ASW.0000493164.75337.deDOI Listing
October 2016
119 Reads
2 Citations
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Discussion: Advanced Technologies to Improve Wound Healing: Electrical Stimulation, Vibration Therapy, and Ultrasound-What Is the Evidence?

Authors:
Luther C Kloth

Plast Reconstr Surg 2016 09;138(3 Suppl):105S-6S

Milwaukee, Wis. From the College of Health Sciences, Department of Physical Therapy, Marquette University.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000002699DOI Listing
September 2016
5 Reads
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Physical therapy in wound healing, edema, and urinary incontinence.

Biomed Res Int 2014 11;2014:825826. Epub 2014 May 11.

Department of Dermatology, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56126 Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/825826DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4037590PMC
January 2015
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Chitosan-cellulose composite for wound dressing material. Part 2. Antimicrobial activity, blood absorption ability, and biocompatibility.

J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 2014 Aug 10;102(6):1199-206. Epub 2014 Jan 10.

Department of Chemistry, Marquette University, P. O. Box 1881, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53201.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33103DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4082766PMC
August 2014
8 Reads
9 Citations
2.760 Impact Factor

Electrical Stimulation Technologies for Wound Healing.

Authors:
Luther C Kloth

Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle) 2014 Feb;3(2):81-90

Physical Therapy Department, College of Health Sciences, Marquette University , Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/wound.2013.0459DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3929255PMC
February 2014
11 Reads
15 Citations

Skin cell proliferation stimulated by microneedles.

J Am Coll Clin Wound Spec 2012 Mar 25;4(1):2-6. Epub 2012 Dec 25.

Department of Physical Therapy, Marquette University, P.O. Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jccw.2012.11.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3921236PMC
March 2012
9 Reads
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Roles of Physical Therapists in Wound Management, Part III: Select Biophysical Technologies and Management of Patients With Diabetic Foot Ulceration.

Authors:
Luther C Kloth

J Am Col Certif Wound Spec 2009 Jul 24;1(3):80-3. Epub 2009 Jun 24.

Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcws.2009.05.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3478913PMC
July 2009
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The role of physical therapy in wound management - part one.

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Luther C Kloth

J Am Col Certif Wound Spec 2009 Jan 1;1(1):4-5. Epub 2009 May 1.

Professor Emeritus, Marquette University, Physical Therapy, Milwaukee, WI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcws.2008.08.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3478912PMC
January 2009
4 Reads
1 Citation

The hypothesis of 'biophysical matrix contraction': wound contraction revisited.

Int Wound J 2008 Jun;5(3):477-82

School of Dentistry, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1742-481X.2007.00402.xDOI Listing
June 2008
5 Reads
7 Citations
2.023 Impact Factor

Superficial topography of wound: a determinant of underlying biological events?

Med Hypotheses 2008 10;70(3):525-8. Epub 2007 Sep 10.

School of Dentistry, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2007.05.056DOI Listing
May 2008
6 Reads
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Antibacterial activity of positive and negative polarity low-voltage pulsed current (LVPC) on six typical Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacterial pathogens of chronic wounds.

Wound Repair Regen 2007 May-Jun;15(3):399-403

Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1524-475X.2007.00242.xDOI Listing
August 2007
5 Reads
8 Citations
2.750 Impact Factor

Bactericidal and cytotoxic effects of chloramine-T on wound pathogens and human fibroblasts in vitro.

Adv Skin Wound Care 2007 Jun;20(6):331-45

Department of Physical Therapy, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.ASW.0000276408.53632.0bDOI Listing
June 2007
12 Reads
2 Citations
1.634 Impact Factor

Wound debridement with 25 kHz ultrasound.

Adv Skin Wound Care 2005 Nov-Dec;18(9):484-90

Outpatient Wound Healing Program, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, Milwaukee, WI, USA.

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March 2006
6 Reads
5 Citations
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Electrical stimulation for wound healing: a review of evidence from in vitro studies, animal experiments, and clinical trials.

Authors:
Luther C Kloth

Int J Low Extrem Wounds 2005 Mar;4(1):23-44

Department of Physical Therapy, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1534734605275733DOI Listing
March 2005
7 Reads
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1.194 Impact Factor

Management of postsurgical hyperhidrosis with direct current and tap water.

Phys Ther 2004 Mar;84(3):262-7

Department of Biology, University of Alaska, Anchorage 99504, USA.

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March 2004
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A randomized controlled clinical trial to evaluate the effects of noncontact normothermic wound therapy on chronic full-thickness pressure ulcers.

Adv Skin Wound Care 2002 Nov-Dec;15(6):270-6

Department of Physical Therapy, College of Health Sciences, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA.

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January 2003
6 Reads
2 Citations
1.634 Impact Factor

How to use electrical stimulation for wound healing.

Authors:
Luther C Kloth

Nursing 2002 Dec;32(12):17

Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wis., USA.

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December 2002
11 Reads
4 Citations

5 questions-and answers-about negative pressure wound therapy.

Authors:
Luther C Kloth

Adv Skin Wound Care 2002 Sep-Oct;15(5):226-9

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October 2002
3 Reads
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Top co-authors

Edward Blaszczak
Edward Blaszczak

Medical University of Silesia

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Cezary Kucio
Cezary Kucio

The Jerzy Kukuczka Academy of Physical Education in Katowice

2
Anna Polak
Anna Polak

Medical University of Silesia

2
Jakub Taradaj
Jakub Taradaj

Medical University of Silesia

2
Andrzej Franek
Andrzej Franek

Medical University of Silesia

2
Ojan Assadian
Ojan Assadian

Medical University of Vienna

1