Wounds: physiological mechanisms and factors affecting healing





Influencing factors, Healing physiology, Wounds


Wound healing involves cellular, molecular, and biochemical mechanisms that are divided into: three phases of healing: inflammatory, proliferative, and remodeling. Factors that affect wound healing are; 1. local factors, which consist of oxygenation and infection and 2. systemic factors, including: age and gender, sex hormones, stress, diabetes mellitus, obesity, drugs, alcohol and smoking and nutrition.



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How to Cite

Rosyid, F. (2022). Wounds: physiological mechanisms and factors affecting healing. International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 10(4), 1001–1006. https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20221000



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