Assessment of antimicrobial microspheres as a prospective novel treatment targeted towards the repair of perianal fistulae

J J Blaker, J Pratten, D Ready, J C Knowles, A Forbes, R M Day

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Abstract

None of the proposed materials tested for the management of perianal fistulae has proven to be a definitive treatment.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)614-22
Number of pages9
JournalAlimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Volume28
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2008

Keywords

  • Animals
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Biocompatible Materials
  • Drug Delivery Systems
  • Humans
  • Metronidazole
  • Microspheres
  • Perianal Glands
  • Polyglycolic Acid
  • Prospective Studies
  • Rectal Fistula
  • Silver
  • Tissue Scaffolds
  • Wound Healing

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