O&P News, August 2017
ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01352078
Purpose: The purpose of the Wound Etiology and Healing (WE-HEAL) study is to help researchers use human tissue samples and health records to study the reasons why some patients heal quickly and some have problems healing wounds. All patients seen in the Center for Wound Healing with an open wound are asked to participate. Information from this research may help to understand how to prevent and treat certain diseases.