The History of Wound Healing.

Journal Article (Review;Journal Article)

Since the dawn of humanity, wounds have afflicted humans, and healers have held responsibility for treating them. This article tracks the evolution of wound care from antiquity to the present, highlighting the roles of surgeons, scientists, culture, and society in the ever-changing management of traumatic and iatrogenic injuries.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Brocke, T; Barr, J

Published Date

  • August 2020

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 100 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 787 - 806

PubMed ID

  • 32681877

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-3171

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0039-6109

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.suc.2020.04.004


  • eng