International Journal of Vascular Medicine / 2015 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

A Comparison of the Efficacy and Cost of Different Venous Leg Ulcer Dressings: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Table 2

Results for different types of modern dressings. The mean healing rate was 0.415 cm2/week with a standard deviation of 0.383 and the mean cost of dressings was 4.78 GBP with a standard deviation of 4.816. The standard error was 0.111.

AgeGenderInitial ulcer area [cm2]Final ulcer area [cm2]Change in ulcer area [cm2]Duration of change [weeks]Rate of healing [cm2/weeks]Dressing typeEstimated cost of dressing per patient [GBP]

88M2.502.530.83Atrauman Ag0.15
79M3.903.9160.24Inadine0.52
58F0.800.880.1Atrauman Ag0.13
63F1.201.290.13Urgotul1.2
78F505220.23Medihoney 6.6
51F8.808.8180.49Iodoflex9.2
79F13.5013.5170.79Medihoney13.8
84F5.8505.85170.34Aquacel Ag9.54
80F11.5611.541.34Iodoflex2.67
59F404260.15Aquacel Ag9.98
88F2.2402.24130.17Medihoney, Actifoam3.33
51F2.2102.21130.17Inadine0.24

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