Treatment of pressure ulcers with larvae of Lucilia sericata

Polat E., Kutlubay Z., Sirekbasan S., Gokalp H., Akarirmak U.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, vol.63, no.4, pp.307-312, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objectives: This study aims to investigate the use of the Lucilia sericata larvae in patients with decubitus ulcers resistant to hyperbaric oxygen treatment, vacuum-assisted closure, surgical debridement, and other conventional therapies.