Randomized clinical trial of autologous skin cell suspension for accelerating re‐epithelialization of split‐thickness donor sites. BJS 2017; 104: 836-842.
Published: 5th April 2017
Authors: Z. Hu, D. Guo, P. Liu, X. Cao, S. Li, J. Zhu et al.
Split‐thickness skin graft (
Between September 2014 and February 2016, patients requiring
Some 106 patients were included, 53 in each group. Median time to complete re‐epithelialization was 9·0 (95 per cent c.i. 8·3 to 9·7) days in the experimental group, compared with 13·0 (12·4 to 13·6) days in the control group (
The use of autologous skin cell suspension with hydrocolloid dressings accelerated epithelialization and improved healing quality of the donor site compared with hydrocolloid dressings alone. Registration number:
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