[Application of polarized light in purulent-septic surgery]

Klin Khir. 2002 Sep;(9):34-6.
[Article in Ukrainian]

Abstract

Influence of polarized light on general state and healing of wounds and trophic ulcers in 57 patients with obliterating atherosclerosis of lower extremities, chronic venous insufficiency of extremities, purulent postoperative complications, purulent-septic complications in patients with diabetes mellitus was analyzed. Main mechanisms of the polarized light action in "Bioptron" apparatus were enlighted, effective schemes of its usage were determined.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Arteriosclerosis / complications
  • Arteriosclerosis / pathology
  • Arteriosclerosis / surgery
  • Chronic Disease
  • Exudates and Transudates
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Lower Extremity / blood supply
  • Lower Extremity / pathology
  • Lower Extremity / surgery
  • Male
  • Phototherapy*
  • Postoperative Complications*
  • Pressure Ulcer / complications
  • Pressure Ulcer / pathology
  • Pressure Ulcer / surgery*
  • Pressure Ulcer / therapy*
  • Venous Insufficiency / complications
  • Venous Insufficiency / pathology
  • Wound Healing*