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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Sorg, H; Kuhbier, JW; Menger, B; Reimers, K; Harder, Y; Vogt, PM 
Title:
[The role of erythropoietin in improvement of wound healing]. 
Abstract:
Pleiotropic substances are characterized by their versatile and complex range of actions which makes them potential new active agents for the therapy of wounds. Besides its known effect to increase red blood cell production, the glycoprotein hormone erythropoietin (EPO) has been found to demonstrate a tissue protective effect in several other organs. The administration of EPO during skin wound healing is most likely essentially based on its cytopotective, proangiogenic, antiapoptotic and antiinf...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Chirurg 
Year:
2010 
Journal volume:
81 
Journal issue:
11 
Pages contribution:
993-8 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0009-4722 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Plastische Chirurgie und Handchirurgie