Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Wound Healing

Current Perspectives

Wound healing and its treatment are subjects that have been discussed for centuries in the medical literature. Wounds are everywhere, occurring in the young and elderly and in hospital and at home, and affect patients in every clinical specialty around the world. There are many publications on wound healing, but this book intends to give an overview of its current perspectives so as to be useful to practice care in wound healing and to improve the quality of life. It is considered that this book will be useful for clinicians who are interested in wound care.

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Wound HealingCurrent PerspectivesEdited by Kamil Hakan Dogan

Published: May 10th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73808

ISBN: 978-1-78985-538-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-537-1

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: An Overview of Wound Healing

By Kamil Hakan Dogan

73

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2. Regulatory Mechanisms and Chemical Signaling of Mediators Involved in the Inflammatory Phase of Cutaneous Wound Healing

By Fernando Pereira Beserra, Lucas Fernando Sérgio Gushiken, Maria Fernanda Hussni and Cláudia Helena Pellizzon

99

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3. Biomarkers of Wound Healing

By Christian Agyare, Newman Osafo and Yaw Duah Boakye

122

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4. Medicinal Plants in Wound Healing

By Mohammad Reza Farahpour

37

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5. Wound Healing: Contributions from Plant Secondary Metabolite Antioxidants

By Victor Y.A. Barku

56

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6. The Strategies of Natural Polysaccharide in Wound Healing

By Juin-Hong Cherng

143

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7. From Tissue Repair to Tissue Regeneration

By Aragona Salvatore Emanuele, Mereghetti Giada, Ferrari Alessio and Giorgio Ciprandi

91

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8. Growth Hormone (GH) and Wound Healing

By Diego Caicedo and Jesús Devesa

354

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9. Autologous Platelet-Rich Plasma and Mesenchymal Stem Cells for the Treatment of Chronic Wounds

By Peter A. Everts

209

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10. The Wound Healing Responses and Corneal Biomechanics after Keratorefractive Surgery

By Wenjing Wu and Yan Wang

81

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11. Open Abdomen: The Surgeons’ Challenge

By Juan José Santivañez Palominos, Vergara Arturo and Cadena Manuel

57
Corrigendum to: Open Abdomen: The Surgeons’ Challenge

By Juan José Santivañez Palominos, Vergara Arturo and Cadena Manuel

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12. Facilitation of Wound Healing Following Laparoscopic and Conventional Abdominal Surgery with Dressings, Patches, Antibiotics, etc.

By Rebekah Amarini, Sufan Chien and Girish J. Kotwal

84

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13. Multidisciplinary Approaches to the Stimulation of Wound Healing and Use of Dermal Substitutes in Chronic Phlebostatic Ulcers

By Raffaele Capoano, Rita Businaro, Besar Kolce, Andrea Biancucci, Silvia Izzo, Lidia De Felice and Bruno Salvati

50

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14. The Impact of Biofilm Formation on Wound Healing

By Rafael A. Mendoza, Ji-Cheng Hsieh and Robert D. Galiano

54

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