Sucrose octasulfate dressing versus control dressing in patients with neuroischaemic diabetic foot ulcers (Explorer): an international, multicentre, double-blind, randomised, controlled trial. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2018; 6: 186–196.

Published: 27th February 2019

Authors: Edmonds M, Lazaro-Martinez JL, Alfayate-Garcia JM, Martini J, Petit J-M, Rayman G et al.


Sucrose dressings improved ulcer healing at 20 weeks from 30 to 48 per cent (P=0.002) in this study that included 240 patients with a diabetic foot ulcer.

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