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The Antimicrobial Effects of Plasma-mediated Bipolar Radiofrequency Ablation on Bacteria and Fungi


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Title: The Antimicrobial Effects of Plasma-mediated Bipolar Radiofrequency Ablation on Bacteria and Fungi
Authors: Sönnergren, Henrik
Issue Date: 6-Jul-2012
Degree: Student essay
Abstract: Background Infection constitutes an important part of wound pathology and impede wound healing. Plasma-mediated bipolar radiofrequency ablation (Coblation®) is a tissue removal-technique suggested for use in wound treatment. Aims The study purposes were to determine the antimicrobial effect of ablation exposure on bacteria and fungi relevant to wound infection, and how exposure time, temperature and aerobic/anaerobic growth influence the effect. Methods Suspensions of 106 CFU/mL of Staphylo... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/29649
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