The Body of Evidence Supporting the Clinical Efficacy of MEDIHONEY® Dressings
There are over 234 pieces of evidence including 8 RCTs, 58 peer-reviewed published in-vivo studies, 32 peer-reviewed published in-vitro studies and 136 in-vivo posters showing MEDIHONEY® is an effective product for promoting the removal of necrotic tissue and healing.
Randomized Controlled Trials (RCT)
Peer-Reviewed Published in-vivo Studies and Papers
Peer-Reviewed Published in-vitro Studies and Papers
Presented in-vivo Posters and Conference Proceedings
No other honey brand has this many pieces of evidence!
About Kamaratos RCT
This study showed that diabetic foot wounds healed faster with honey (p< 0.05) than if dressed with conventional dressings.
Faster healing with honey (n=32) vs. saline gauze (n=31) (p< 0.05)
1. Acton C, Dunwoody G. The use of medical grade honey in clinical practice. British J Nursing 2008;17(20): S38-S44. 2. Dunford C. The use of honey-derived dressings to promote effective wound management. Professional Nurse 2005; 20(8):35-383. 3. Chaiken, N. Pressure ulceration and the use of Active Leptospermum honey for debridement and healing. Ostomy Wound Management 2010;56(5), 12-14. 4. Kamaratos AV, Tzirogiannis KN, Iraklianou SA, Panoutsopoulos GI, Kanellos IE, Melidonis AI. Manuka honey-impregnated dressings in the treatment of neuropathic diabetic foot ulcers. Int Wound J. 2012 ; 9: 1-7. 5. Sare J. Leg ulcer management with topical medical honey. British Journal of Community Nursing 2008; 13(9):S22-316. 6. Gethin G, Cowman S. Changes in surface pH when a honey dressing was used. Wounds UK Conference Proceedings; 13-15 November 2006. Wounds UK, Aberdeen. 7. Milne SD, Connolly P. The influence of different dressings on the pH of the wound environment. J Wound Care. 2014 Feb;23(2):53-4, 56-7. 8. Leveen H, Falk G, Borek B, Diaz C, Lynfield Y, Wynkoop B, Mabunda GA et al. Chemical acidification of wounds. An adjuvant to healing and the unfavourable action of alkalinity and ammonia. Annals of Surgery. 1973. 178(6): 745-50.