Combination laser treatment for immediate post-surgical scars: a retrospective analysis of 33 immature scars.
Lasers Med Sci 2017 Jul 2;32(5):1111-1119. Epub 2017 May 2.
WYNE Dermatology and Plastic Surgery Clinic, Cheongju, Chungbuk, South Korea.
The application of laser treatments beginning on the day of stitch removal has been demonstrated to improve scar quality. However, there are few guidelines for the treatment of immature scars (ISs), which are defined as "scars whose features are not yet expressed." The purpose of this study was to extract information about early combination laser treatment (CLT) beyond what is currently known by analyzing 33 pairs of pre-treatment and post-treatment photographs of ISs. Read More