Short-term effect of scalpel debridement of plantar callosities versus treatment with salicylic acid patches: The EMEDESCA randomized controlled trial.
- Gabriel Gijón-Noguerón,
- Irene García-Paya,
- José Miguel Morales-Asencio,
- Ana Jiménez-Cebrián,
- Ana Belén Ortega-Ávila,
- José Antonio Cervera-Marín
J Dermatol 2016 Dec 24. Epub 2016 Dec 24.
Department of Nursing and Podiatry, University of Málaga, Malaga, Spain.
This study compares scalpel debridement versus salicylic acid patches in the treatment of plantar callosities. A randomized clinical trial (ACTRN12614000591651) was performed with 62 patients, divided into two intervention groups. Group A received treatment with salicylic acid patches (Callívoro Marthand(®) ) and group B underwent scalpel debridement of plantar callosities. Read More