Forum: Scurvy and wound healing


“If your patients wounds are not healing suspect scurvy! A western Sydney doctor has discovered 7  patients with wounds not healing were critically low on vit C due to diet and overcooking food. Diabetes sufferers may try to avoid  sugar by  avoiding fresh fruit. Supplementation improved wound healing. Food for thought. News item here.”

 
Other current topics in the AJP Discussion Forum include:

Click here to visit the AJP Discussion Forum.

Haven’t registered yet? Click here.

Previous The Minor Ailment conundrum – how Emergency departments are becoming the first line of defence
Next Guild Pharmacy of the Year finalists named

NOTICE: It can sometimes take awhile for comment submissions to go through, please be patient.

No Comment

Leave a reply