How are sacral ulcers healed effectively using a skin graft?
Figure A: Quadriplegic who had non-healing sacral ulcer. In this photograph, the wound was debrided down to subcutaneous tissue.
Figure B: His wound healed 3 weeks after application of the skin graft, 1 week before photograph was taken.
The American Journal of Surgery 188 (Suppl to July 2004) 9S–17S
Protocol for the successful treatment of pressure ulcers
Harold Brem, M.D.