The usage of vacuum therapy in the treatment of purulent necrotic wounds in patients with diabetes and chronic lower limb ischemia of stage IV


  • O.V. Goncharenko
Keywords: diabetes mellitus, wound infection, wounds treatment

Abstract

The article analyzes the results of the management of 14 diabetic patients with purulent necrotic wounds and chronic limb ischemia of stage IV. In this group of patients we used negative pressure wound treatment. The usage of complex treatment allows to achieve the healing rate to 92% and with avoiding amputations.

Published
2017-09-29
How to Cite
Goncharenko, O. (2017). The usage of vacuum therapy in the treatment of purulent necrotic wounds in patients with diabetes and chronic lower limb ischemia of stage IV. Reports of Vinnytsia National Medical University, 19(2), 367-369. Retrieved from https://reports-vnmedical.com.ua/index.php/journal/article/view/244