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An assessment of the wound healing properties of Algisite* M dressings

VOL: 99, ISSUE: 42, PAGE NO: 54Gerhard Kammerlander, DGKP, is certified wound managerThomas Eberlein, MD, is dermatologist; both at the Wound Competence Centre, Linz, AustriaHaemostasis and fibrin formation contribute to the formation of a wound scab following skin damage. This process facilitates repair by providing a matrix within which cell migration and angiogenesis take place (van Hinsbergh, 2001; Phillips, 2000).

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