Reduced need for grafting and low incidence of hypertrophic scarring in burns after enzymatic debridement

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Corrales-Benítez, Carlos; Martínez-Méndez, José Ramón; González-Miranda, Álvaro; Serrano-Alonso, Maite; Casado-Pérez, César;
  • Publisher: Sociedad Española de Cirugía Plástica, Reparadora y Estética (SECPRE)
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.4321/S0376-78922016000400005
  • Subject: Autografting | Bromelain | Burns | Enzymatic debridement | Hypertrophic scar | Medicina

Background and Objective. Early burn scar removal is the standard of care for burn patients; excisional debridement, however, often leads to excision of dermal remnants, making autografting unavoidable. Enzymatic debridement with proteolytic enzymes enriched in Bromelai... View more
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