Venous ulceration

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Venous ulceration remains the most common wound in our ambulatory patient population. Though precise cellular mechanisms are not yet understood, ambulatory venous hypertension initiates a cascade of events leading in many cases to a persistent non-healing wound. With adequate hemodynamic support and biological dressings virtually all venous ulcers heal with ambulatory outpatient management. © 1991.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Burton, CS

Published Date

  • January 1, 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 8 / 3-4

Start / End Page

  • 203 - 208

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0267-6605

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0267-6605(91)90033-C

Citation Source

  • Scopus