Reading List

Agren M (1990)  Studies on Zinc in Wound Healing.  Linkoping University Medical Dissertations No. 320. Department of Pathology II, Faculty of Health Science. Linkoping, Sweden. (PDF)

Boyd AS (2010) Ichthammol revisited. Int J Dermatol 49: 757–60 (PDF)

Davies J (2022). Healing skin with zinc oxide. Journal of Community Nursing 2022. Vol 36, No 2, p16-19. (PDF, registration required).

Davies J (2020). Product Snapshot – Zinc Oxide and Ichthammol.  Journal of General Practice Nursing 2020, Vol. 6, No. 4, p26-28 (PDF, registration required), (2021)  Journal of Community Nursing 2021, Vol. 34, No. 6, p28-30 (PDF, registration required)

Davies J (2021). Venous leg ulcers and skin changes: Improving healing.  Journal of Community Nursing 2021.  Vol 35, No 3, p36-41. (PDF, registration required).

Eagle M (1999) Paste-impregnated bandages. J Wound Care 8(6): 300–1

Evolan Pharma AB (2020) Data on file. Danderyd, Sweden.

Fincham Gee C (1990) Paste bandages for leg ulcers. Wound Management 4(9): 25–9

Gayko G, Cholcha W, Kietzmann M (2000) Anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and anti-mycotic effects of dark sulfonated shale oil (Ichthammol). Sonderdruck aus Berl. Munch. Tierarztl. Wochenschr. 113, Heft 10. (PDF)

Ichthyol-Gesselschaft (2020) Data on file. Hamburg, Germany.

Kogan S, Sood A, Granick MS (2017) Zinc and wound healing: A review of zinc physiology and clinical applications. Wounds 29(4): 102–6                                                                                                    

Lansdown ABG, Mirastschijski U, Stubbs N et al (2007) Zinc in wound healing: Theoretical, experimental, and clinical aspects. Wound Repair Regen 15: 2–16 (PDF)

Pasquet J, Chevalier Y, Pelletier J et al (2014) The contribution of zinc ions to the antimicrobial activity of zinc oxide. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physiochem Eng Aspects 457: 263–74 (PDF)

Stacey MC, Jopp-McKay AG, Rashid P, Hoskin SE, Thompson PJ (1997)  The Influence of Dressings on Venous Ulcer Healing – A Randomised Trial.  Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 13, 174-179 (PDF)

Unna PG, (1882) Aphorismen uber Schwefeltherapie und Schwefelpraparate. III. Schwefeltherapie der sogen. Seborrhoea sicca. Montasschr Prakt Dermatol 1882; 1: 328-333

Williams C (1999) Examining the range of medicated and paste-impregnated bandages. Br J Nurs 8(15): 1019–20

Wounds UK (2020). Red Legs Made Easy, Wounds UK, London. (PDF)

Ichthopaste Leaflet (PDF)

Viscopaste Leaflet (PDF)