The feasibility of cold atmospheric plasma in the treatment of complicated wounds in cranio-maxillo-facial surgery.
- Stefan Hartwig,
- Saskia Preissner,
- Jan Oliver Voss,
- Moritz Hertel,
- Christian Doll,
- Richard Waluga,
- Jan Dirk Raguse
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 2017 Jul 27. Epub 2017 Jul 27.
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Corporate Member of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Health, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Germany.
Background: Compromised wound healing in cranio-maxillo-facial surgery is a threat to the patient's rehabilitation. Therapy of chronic and/or infected wounds is time- and cost-consuming, burdensome and occasionally futile. Cold atmospheric plasma is a new approach that promises to overcome these limitations. Read More