The use of the combination of silicone and pressure in the treatment of hypertrophic scarring: evidence and practice guidelines

Carlo Colla, Eric Van Den Kerckhove, Kim Gorissen & René Vanderhulst
Introduction: During the last decades the treatment of hypertrophic scars aft er burns or extensive trauma with the combination of pressure and silicone devices is wellknown and widespread accepted evidenced based intervention. Pressure garment therapy accelerates scar healing with regard to thickness[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]