Therapeutic ultrasound has been proposed as a potential adjunct for therapy of venous ulcers. A Cochrane collaborative review has evaluated the role of ultrasound in venous ulcers.42 Seven studies were included in the review, none of which demonstrated a significant difference in healing rates, although some studies did show a trend towards a benefit of ultrasound. Because of study heterogeneity - including population, duration of follow up, and ultrasound therapy - the results were not pooled by the Cochrane group.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Natural Treatments For Psoriasis

Natural Treatments For Psoriasis

Do You Suffer From the Itching and Scaling of Psoriasis? Or the Chronic Agony of Psoriatic Arthritis? If so you are not ALONE! A whopping three percent of the world’s populations suffer from either condition! An incredible 56 million working hours are lost every year by psoriasis sufferers according to the National Psoriasis Foundation.

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment