Poster Presented at the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) 2023 Annual Scientific Meeting - Lavior

Poster Presented at the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) 2023 Annual Scientific Meeting

Successful Treatment of Traumatic Wound in the Lower Extremity Using a Botanical Supercharged Wound Care Hydrogel- A Case Report


Authors:

Yvonne Murillo, CCRN, WOCN, Peter Hurwitz, Oscar Barreto, DPM, AGNP
Cano Health, Miami, FL, Clarity Science LLC, Narragansett, RI, Select Specialty Hospital, Miami, FL

Results

After 3 weeks of treatment with supercharged hydrogel, the wound was fully closed with swelling no longer present.

Conclusion

This patient case demonstrates the successful wound healing effects of a plant-based supercharged hydrogel in a chronic wound that was refractory to other popular treatments. Considering the crucial role of cytokine dysregulation plays a crucial role in various pathological conditions, including but not limited to diabetic ulcers, the discovery of plant-derived compounds with potential anti-inflammatory properties is of great importance.