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Effectiveness of using the gel of papain in the wound healing: clinical trial

Andréa Pinto Leite, Beatriz Guitton Renaud Baptista de Oliveira, Débora Omena Futuro, Selma Rodrigues de Castilho

Abstract


Currently considered chronic wounds public health problem due to the large number of events, the high costs of treatment and their impact on the quality of life of the patient. This clinical trial evaluating the effectuation wants the use of papain gel in the healing process of leg, contributing through the evidence found to update the knowledge of nurses and nursing students and providing a basis for decision-making and other research

Keywords


Papain; Effectiveness; Nursing.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5935/1676-4285.20113351