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J Wound Care. 2004 Jun;13(6):227-8.

Moist wound healing: a concept that changed our practice.

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  • 1Cheltenham General Hospital, Cheltenham, UK.


Winter's seminal paper from 1962 showed that a moist wound environment accelerates healing. Since then, different types of dressings have been developed based on this concept. This paper describes their background and correct usage.

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