Arno Sipponen

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Resin-salve from Norway spruce--a potential method to treat infected chronic skin ulcers?
    Arno Sipponen
    Department of Surgery, Rheumatism Foundation Hospital, FIN 18120 Heinola, Finland
    Drug Metab Lett 1:143-5. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Natural coniferous resin salve used to treat complicated surgical wounds: pilot clinical trial on healing and costs
    Arno Sipponen
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Paijat Hame Central Hospital, Lahti, Finland
    Int J Dermatol 51:726-32. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Beneficial effect of resin salve in treatment of severe pressure ulcers: a prospective, randomized and controlled multicentre trial
    A Sipponen
    Department of Surgery, Rheumatism Foundation Hospital, 18120 Heinola, Finland
    Br J Dermatol 158:1055-62. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Effects of Norway spruce (Picea abies) resin on cell wall and cell membrane of Staphylococcus aureus
    Arno Sipponen
    Department of Surgery, Rheumatism Foundation Hospital, Heinola, Finland
    Ultrastruct Pathol 33:128-35. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Antimicrobial properties of natural coniferous rosin in the European Pharmacopoeia challenge test
    Arno Sipponen
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Paijat Hame Central Hospital, Lahti, Finland
    APMIS 119:720-4. 2011
  6. pmc Natural coniferous resin lacquer in treatment of toenail onychomycosis: an observational study
    Pentti Sipponen
    Repolar Ltd, Espoo, Finland
    Mycoses 56:289-96. 2013

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Resin-salve from Norway spruce--a potential method to treat infected chronic skin ulcers?
    Arno Sipponen
    Department of Surgery, Rheumatism Foundation Hospital, FIN 18120 Heinola, Finland
    Drug Metab Lett 1:143-5. 2007
    ..High amounts of lipophilic extractives, like resin acids were dissolved into water from the resin salve. Also, a large proportion of lignans and cinnamic acid were found in the water extract...
  2. doi request reprint Natural coniferous resin salve used to treat complicated surgical wounds: pilot clinical trial on healing and costs
    Arno Sipponen
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Paijat Hame Central Hospital, Lahti, Finland
    Int J Dermatol 51:726-32. 2012
    ..The results of this pilot trial indicate that complicated surgical wounds may be treated successfully with resin salve. The treatment method is clinically effective and cost-effective, and the rate of allergic reactions is low...
  3. doi request reprint Beneficial effect of resin salve in treatment of severe pressure ulcers: a prospective, randomized and controlled multicentre trial
    A Sipponen
    Department of Surgery, Rheumatism Foundation Hospital, 18120 Heinola, Finland
    Br J Dermatol 158:1055-62. 2008
    ..Resin salve of the Norway spruce (Picea abies) has been used in folk medicine to heal wounds and infections...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of Norway spruce (Picea abies) resin on cell wall and cell membrane of Staphylococcus aureus
    Arno Sipponen
    Department of Surgery, Rheumatism Foundation Hospital, Heinola, Finland
    Ultrastruct Pathol 33:128-35. 2009
    ..The authors conclude that spruce resin affects the cell viability via changes in the cell wall and membrane, and impairs, thereby, the synthesis of energy in the bacteria...
  5. doi request reprint Antimicrobial properties of natural coniferous rosin in the European Pharmacopoeia challenge test
    Arno Sipponen
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Paijat Hame Central Hospital, Lahti, Finland
    APMIS 119:720-4. 2011
    ..albicans, in the EP challenge test. The minimum concentration of rosin is 10% (w/w) to prevent the preservation of the microbes in the rosin-salve media...
  6. pmc Natural coniferous resin lacquer in treatment of toenail onychomycosis: an observational study
    Pentti Sipponen
    Repolar Ltd, Espoo, Finland
    Mycoses 56:289-96. 2013
    ..The results indicate some evidence of clinical efficacy of the natural coniferous resin used for topical treatment of onychomycosis...