Table 27 Medihoney®

Author Year

Country
Research Design
Sample Size

Methods Outcome

Biglari et al. 2012

Germany

Pre-post

N=20

Population: Mean age=48.7 yr; Gender: males=13, females=7; Level of injury: paraplegic=14, tetraplegic=6; Wound status: stage III ulcers=5, stage IV ulcers= 15.

Intervention: Pressure injuries were treated with Medihoney®.

Outcome Measures: Bacteria growth, wound healing.

1.     After one wk of Medihoney treatment, all swabs were void of bacterial growth.

2.     18 patients showed complete wound healing after 4 wk.

3.     No negative side effects were noted.

 

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