Accession Number:

ADA052371

Title:

Wound Healing.

Descriptive Note:

Annual progress rept. 1 Jan 76-30 Jun 77,

Corporate Author:

ALBERT EINSTEIN COLL OF MEDICINE BRONX N Y

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

78.0

Abstract:

Studies of wound healing, regeneration and wound infection aimed at improving care of severly injured soldiers are underway in the following areas 1. Adverse effects of severe injury on wound healing attempts to improve healing in the severely injured. a Effects of injury on wound healing b Additional studies dealing with attempts to increase fibroblastic proliferation, collagen synthesis, andor collagen synthesis and thereby accelerate wound healing after injury. 2 Chemical accelerators of wound healing and regeneration present in wounds andor the blood. a Liver regeneration. 3 Adverse effects of severe injury on resistance to infection some aspects of wound infection and wound healing attempts to increase local and systemic resistance to infection. a Thymosin b Vitamin A, Metyrapone, and desoxycorticosterone.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE