Prevention of Scar

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ScarPartial irreversible electroporation—comprised of the repeated delivery of pulsed electric fields—is a new non-invasive, non-heat generating technology that may reduce the development of scars after burns and other traumatic injuries, and is currently under investigation by researchers at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA. Most recently, they have found that repeated treatments reduced scarring following burn injuries as well as removed excess skin cells in an animal model of burn injuries.


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