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Keywords

ovine collagen extracellular matrix, wound care dressing, venous leg ulcer

 

Authors

  1. Bohn, Gregory A. MD, FACS
  2. Gass, Kimberly RN

Abstract

ABSTRACT: The purpose of this study was to describe the rate of closure observed in venous leg ulcers during treatment with ovine collagen extracellular matrix dressings and compression. Fourteen patients with 23 wounds were retrospectively evaluated with respect to healing rates, time to closure, and weekly facility charge fees.