Biologic and synthetic skin substitutes: An overview

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Halim Ahmad; Khoo Teng; Shah Jumaat;
  • Publisher: Medknow Publication
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery : Official Publication of the Association of Plastic Surgeons of India,volume 43,issue Suppl,pagesS23-S28 (issn: 0970-0358, eissn: 1998-376X)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/0970-0358.70712, pmc: PMC3038402
  • Subject: burn | Review Article | Skin substitute; burn; biological dressing | RD1-811 | biological dressing | Skin substitute | Surgery
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The current trend of burn wound care has shifted to more holistic approach of improvement in the long-term form and function of the healed burn wounds and quality of life. This has demanded the emergence of various skin substitutes in the management of acute burn injury... View more
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