Use of DACC coated dressings in diabetic foot ulcers: A case series

  • Å Ljungh Lund University
  • N Yanagisawa Lund University
  • T Wadström Lund University
Keywords: wound infection, hydrophobic, cell surface hydrophobicity

Abstract

Reducing the microbial load in an infected wound may help to promote healing. A hydrophobic dressing, which binds microbes whose surface contains waterrepellent molecules, may reduce the use of antibiotics.

Author Biographies

Å Ljungh, Lund University
MD, PhD Associate Professor Division of Bacteriology Department Laboratory Medicine Lund University Lund
N Yanagisawa, Lund University
MD, PhD Division of Bacteriology Department Laboratory Medicine Lund University Lund
T Wadström, Lund University
MD, PhD Professor Division of Bacteriology Department Laboratory Medicine Lund University Lund
Section
Original Research