Biomedical Engineering

, Volume 52, Issue 6, pp 396–401 | Cite as

Ultrasound Treatment of Infected Wounds: Situation and Perspectives

  • D. A. SolovyevEmail author
  • S. I. Shchukin
  • S. P. Skvortsov
  • A. P. Nikolaev
  • P. V. Luzhnov

Experience in the use of low-frequency ultrasound in the treatment of infected wounds is analyzed. Evidence is presented supporting cavitation as the primary cause of the therapeutic effect. A new concept for the organization of feedback in ultrasound instruments based on controlling parameters of the cavitation zone is proposed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. A. Solovyev
    • 1
    Email author
  • S. I. Shchukin
    • 1
  • S. P. Skvortsov
    • 1
  • A. P. Nikolaev
    • 1
  • P. V. Luzhnov
    • 1
  1. 1.Bauman Moscow State Technical UniversityMoscowRussia

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