Wound Healing and The Problem Wound. Manal E. Alotaibi. Contents. Definition Types of wound closure Phases of Wound Healing Impaired Wound Healing: Local factors &systemic factors Excessive Healing. Definition .
Manal E. Alotaibi
A complex integrated sequence of cellular, physiologic, and biochemical events initiated by the stimulus of injury to tissue
The most common nonhealing wounds affecting the lower extremities are associated with peripheral artery disease, diabetes and chronic venous insufficiency.
hypertrophy and keloid formation are an overactive response to the natural process of wound healing.