The effect of different corticosteroids on the healing

Eubanks, Thomas R.; Greenberg, James J.
March 1997
American Surgeon;Mar1997, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p266
Academic Journal
Discusses the effects which corticosteroids have on healing colonic anastomoses. Effects they have on wound healing in experimental skin models; Methodology of the study.


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