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Histopathological and Immunohistochemical Study of the Effect of Sildenafil Citrate, Vitamin A, Vitamin C and Vitamin E on Wound-healing in Alloxan-induced Diabetic Rats

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2015.596
Synopsis: 
The aim of this study was to examine the impact of sildenafil citrate, vitamin A, vitamin C and vitamin E on wound-healing in diabetics. It was decided that when it is necessary to recommend an ideal combination for the wound of a diabetic, it will be beneficial to use sildenafil citrate together with Vitamin A and Vitamin C.

ABSTRACT

Objectives: This experimental study examined the impact of sildenafil citrate, vitamin A (Vit A), vitamin C (Vit C) and vitamin E (Vit C) on wound healing in a rat model of diabetes (n=100).

Accepted: 
07 Jan, 2016
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e-Published: 16 Mar, 2017

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Keloids: Current Therapies in Barbados

Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2015.322
Pages: 
648–55
Synopsis: 
This review article explores and discusses the current literature of the various keloid treatment modalities commonly used in Barbados along with keloid management. A well-planned treatment strategy tailored to suit the individual patient’s needs by an experienced health care physician is key in achieving the best outcome.  

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Accepted: 
24 Aug, 2015
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e-Published: 10 Mar, 2016

The Impact of Turmeric Cream on Healing of Cesarean Scar

Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2014.196
Pages: 
400–6
Synopsis: 
The REEDA scale was used to evaluate the wound healing process in three groups of women who had a Caesarean operation. Results showed that turmeric was effective in faster healing of wounds from a Caesarean section. The use of turmeric is suggested to reduce wound complications after Caesarean operation.

ABSTRACT

Objective: The aim of this study was to assess the impact of turmeric cream on the healing of Caesarean wound.

Revised: 
25 Feb, 2015
Accepted: 
02 Mar, 2015
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e-Published: 30 Jun, 2015
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