Prospective, Single-Center, Open-Label, Pilot Study Using Cryopreserved Umbilical Tissue Containing Viable Cells in the Treatment of Complex Acute and Chronic Wounds

Robert F. Mullins, MD; Zaheed Hassan, MD; Bounthavy Homsombath, MD; Shawn Fagan, MD; Beretta Craft-Coffman, PA-C; Joan Wilson, MSN, MHA, RN; John G. Rumbaugh, MD; Molly Saunders, BS; Alla Danilkovitch, PhD


Wounds. 2020;32(8):221-227. 

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Clinical outcomes of vCUT have been evaluated in smaller, retrospective case studies and reports. The main strength of the present study is its prospective design. The results of this pilot study also show positive outcomes for vCUT plus SOC in the treatment of complex wounds, an area of clinical research in which published data are lacking.