Ozone therapy effectiveness in patients with ulcerous lesions due to diabetes mellitus.

Rosul MV, Patskan BM.

Development of purulo-necrotic foot lesions is one of the most dangerous surgical complications of diabetes mellitus, it causes high lethality, early disability, considerable economical expenses on treatment and rehabilitation. Mentioned above determine substantial actuality of diabetic foot problem and condition the necessity of further search of new ways and effective methods of lower extremities lesions complex treatment.

Ozone use has more evident clinical effect, significantly affects the phase course of wound process, promotes the improvement of lipid peroxidation and antioxidant protection indexes, reduces the length of hospital stay and term of treatment of patients with diabetic foot. –°onclusions: Studies conducted showed that including of ozone therapy into complex surgical treatment has positive effect on wound process.

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