A Case of Crush Injury of The Right Foot in a 26-year-old Man Treated with Platelet Rich Plasma and Negative Pressure

  • Paweł Zalita Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatic Surgery of the District Hospital, Poznan.


Treatment of a crash injury is a largely complicated and time-consuming process. Multidirectional damages often result in skin necrosis, edema, blood circulation disorders and bone fractures. We present a case of a 26-year-old man with right foot crush injury. After trauma he underwent a complex therapy which embraced: anti-oedematous treatment, negative pressure wound therapy, reposition of the bones under  X-ray control with the stabilization by means of Kirschner wires, immobilization and transdermal application of the platelet-rich plasma in the fracture fissure – as a nonunion treatment.


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How to Cite
Zalita, P. (2015). A Case of Crush Injury of The Right Foot in a 26-year-old Man Treated with Platelet Rich Plasma and Negative Pressure. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Journal, 2(1). https://doi.org/10.18487/npwtj.v2i1.11
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