SupraGel™ & SupraCel™ – Case Study 1

Name and address of Hospital/Care Centre where study was carried out
Name: Kufa College of Medicine
Address: The University of KufaIRAQ, P.O. Box 98
Tel: +964 (0) 7801434753
E-mail: kadhumshabaa@yahoo.com

Name & position of person carrying out the study
Name: Dr Kadhum Jawad Shabaa, FICMS
Position: Head of Plastic Surgery Dept.

Patient Information
Name of patient: Anonymous
Age: 45 years old
Location: Najaf – Iraq
Gender: Female

Brief medical history: 45 year old patient presented with a 2 year history of a burn wound on the lateral aspect of the right ankle. Initially the wound was only treated using SupraGel™, followed 2 weeks later by a combination of treatment using SupraGel™ and a sheet of SupraCel™ to provide complete coverage to the wound. Included are the initial results found. We are waiting for the final results to be collected at the end of this study.

Current treatment (if applicable):
Product Name: SupraGel™ & SupraCel™, DMC Medical Products
With drug: No drug was used
Period of treatment to-date: 2 Weeks
Results: The results are shown below before and after treatment.

Proposed treatment: Detailed description of wound to be treated: 45 year old female with a 2 year burn wound on the lateral aspect of her right ankle.

Comments/Summary:
The photographs above show the results of this female patient who attended the hospital after 2 weeks of treatment using SupraGel™ alone followed by a combination of SupraGel™ & SupraCel™. It is evident that the wound has made a good improvement, especially regarding epithelisation process and infection control. We are still waiting for the final results of the treatments using the combination of SupraGel™ & SupraCel™.

Additional information:
Ease of use: Was product easy to use? Yes
Were instructions for use easy to follow? Yes
Were you satisfied with the syringe dispenser? NA
Would you recommend any changes that would improve the product further? No