Search for dissertations about: "chronic wounds"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 swedish dissertations containing the words chronic wounds.

  1. 1. Studies of chronic ulcers & larval therapy

    Author : Helene Wolff; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; chronic ulcers; wounds; larval therapy; maggot; MRSA; debriding. proteases; larval therapy maggot; debriding; proteases;

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  2. 2. Plasminogen : a novel inflammatory regulator that promotes wound healing

    Author : Yue Shen; Tor Ny; Gunilla Høyer-Hansen; Umeå universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Plasminogen; inflammation; wound healing; diabetic wounds; tympanic membrane perforations; medicinsk biokemi; Medical Biochemistry;

    Abstract : The plasminogen activator (PA) system has been shown to be intimately involved in wound healing. However, the role of this system in the initiation and resolution of inflammation during healing process remained to be determined. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mechanisms of chronic complications of diabetes with focus on mitochondria and oxygen sensing

    Author : Ionel Octavian Savu; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Chronic complications of diabetes represent a major medical and economical concern. It is an imperative need to establish the pathogenic mechanisms that contribute to development of chronic complications in order to design new therapeutic approaches. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mechanistic studies on the repression of cellular reaction to hypoxia as cause for chronic complications in diabetes

    Author : Sofie Eliasson Angelstig; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Diabetes Mellitus is an ongoing epidemic, causing individual suffering as well as constituting an enormous burden to society and healthcare systems globally. Much of diabetes-associated morbidity and mortality are caused by chronic diabetes complications, for which there today is no specific treatment due to an incomplete understanding of the underlying disease mechanisms. READ MORE

  5. 5. The human antimicrobial peptide hCAP18 in epithelial defense

    Author : Margareta Frohm Nilsson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Innate immunity; host defense; antimicrobial peptide; hCAP 18; LL-37; epithelia; wounds; breast cancer;

    Abstract : Gene-encoded antimicrobial peptides serve a protective role in host defense. They are multifunctional effector molecules in innate immunity - the nonadaptive immune system -with the capacity to kill a broad spectrum of microorganisms. READ MORE