Stephen C Davis

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Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Microscopic and physiologic evidence for biofilm-associated wound colonization in vivo
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 16:23-9. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint An octyl-2-cyanoacrylate formulation speeds healing of partial-thickness wounds
    S C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Dermatol Surg 27:783-8. 2001
  3. doi request reprint Cosmeceuticals and natural products: wound healing
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Room 2089, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Clin Dermatol 27:502-6. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Determining the effect of an oak bark formulation on methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus and wound healing in porcine wound models
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Florida 33136, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 54:16-8, 20, 22-5. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Over-the-counter topical antimicrobials: effective treatments?
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1600 N W 10th Avenue, Room 2089, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Dermatol Res 297:190-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Topical oxygen emulsion: a novel wound therapy
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1600 NW 10th Ave, Room 2089, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1252-6. 2007
  7. pmc Interactions of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA300 and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in polymicrobial wound infection
    Irena Pastar
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, Wound Healing and Regenerative Medicine Research Program, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e56846. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Use of tissue-engineered skin to study in vitro biofilm development
    Carlos A Charles
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Dermatol Surg 35:1334-41. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Barrier and antibacterial properties of 2-octyl cyanoacrylate-derived wound treatment films
    Patricia M Mertz
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 7:1-6. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Keratin dressings speed epithelialization of deep partial-thickness wounds
    Patricia M Pechter
    Department of Dermatology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 20:236-42. 2012

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Microscopic and physiologic evidence for biofilm-associated wound colonization in vivo
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 16:23-9. 2008
    ..The structural and physiological results support the hypothesis that bacterial biofilms play a role in wound colonization and infection...
  2. ncbi request reprint An octyl-2-cyanoacrylate formulation speeds healing of partial-thickness wounds
    S C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Dermatol Surg 27:783-8. 2001
    ..Occlusive dressings have been known to accelerate the rate of healing. Every year new dressings are being introduced in the marketplace...
  3. doi request reprint Cosmeceuticals and natural products: wound healing
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Room 2089, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Clin Dermatol 27:502-6. 2009
    ..Some of the many potentially beneficial natural products include the beta-glucans, honey, aloe, cocoa, and oak bark extracts. There has recently been a surge of interest for their possible roles in wound healing...
  4. ncbi request reprint Determining the effect of an oak bark formulation on methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus and wound healing in porcine wound models
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Florida 33136, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 54:16-8, 20, 22-5. 2008
    ..001. The oak bark formulation studied reduces methicillin-resistant S aureus contamination and facilitates healing in vivo. Research to ascertain the importance of these findings for clinical practice is needed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Over-the-counter topical antimicrobials: effective treatments?
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1600 N W 10th Avenue, Room 2089, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Dermatol Res 297:190-5. 2005
    ..The two treatments that were effective were the only treatments that contained neomycin. Although many OTC bandages and ointments contain antimicrobials, they may not be effective at reducing bacteria in wounds...
  6. ncbi request reprint Topical oxygen emulsion: a novel wound therapy
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1600 NW 10th Ave, Room 2089, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1252-6. 2007
    ..To investigate the use of a topical oxygen emulsion (TOE), consisting of a supersaturated oxygen suspension using perfluorocarbon components, on second-degree burns and partial-thickness wounds...
  7. pmc Interactions of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA300 and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in polymicrobial wound infection
    Irena Pastar
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, Wound Healing and Regenerative Medicine Research Program, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e56846. 2013
    ..These results provide evidence for the interaction of bacterial species within mixed-species biofilms in vivo and for the first time, the contribution of virulence factors to the severity of polymicrobial wound infections...
  8. doi request reprint Use of tissue-engineered skin to study in vitro biofilm development
    Carlos A Charles
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Dermatol Surg 35:1334-41. 2009
    ..OBJECTIVE To develop an in vitro wound model to study biofilms using Graftskin, a tissue-engineered skin equivalent...
  9. ncbi request reprint Barrier and antibacterial properties of 2-octyl cyanoacrylate-derived wound treatment films
    Patricia M Mertz
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 7:1-6. 2003
    ..Besides enhancing healing, an ideal dressing should prevent invasion of pathogens and control the number of bacteria already present in the wounds...
  10. doi request reprint Keratin dressings speed epithelialization of deep partial-thickness wounds
    Patricia M Pechter
    Department of Dermatology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 20:236-42. 2012
    ..We conclude that keratin-containing dressings can accelerate wound healing and closure. Further studies are needed to determine the molecular mechanisms of this activation...
  11. doi request reprint Effective method to remove wound bacteria: comparison of various debridement modalities in an in vivo porcine model
    Aron G Nusbaum
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Surg Res 176:701-7. 2012
    ..Using an in vivo porcine model, we compared the effects of various methods of debridement, including hydrosurgery and plasma-mediated bipolar radiofrequency ablation (PBRA), on bacterial removal and wound healing...
  12. doi request reprint Noninvasive electromagnetic fields on keratinocyte growth and migration
    Ran Huo
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Surg Res 162:299-307. 2010
    ..In this study, we evaluate the effects and potential mechanisms of a noninvasive EMF device on skin wound repair...
  13. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a bio-electric dressing in healing deep, partial-thickness wounds using a porcine model 
    Andrew C Harding
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 58:50-5. 2012
    ..Controlled clinical studies are warranted to elucidate the potential clinical implications of this treatment modality...
  14. ncbi request reprint A wound-isolated Pseudomonas aeruginosa grows a biofilm in vitro within 10 hours and is visualized by light microscopy
    Catherine Harrison-Balestra
    University of Miami School of Medicine, FL, USA
    Dermatol Surg 29:631-5. 2003
    ..A biofilm consists of an exopolysaccharide matrix that is produced and secreted by certain species of bacteria...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of commonly used topical antimicrobial agents on Acinetobacter baumannii: an in vitro study
    Stephen C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Mil Med 173:74-8. 2008
    ..Further in vivo studies on the effects of antimicrobial agents against A. baumannii are necessary to substantiate these findings and to determine the potential clinical relevance of these therapies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Determination of the area of skin capable of being covered by the application of 250 mg of 5% imiquimod cream
    Brian Berman
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami, School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:784-6. 2004
    ..The manufacturer recommends that a single sachet containing 250 mg of 5% imiquimod cream (12.5 mg of imiquimod) is adequate for a single use and is sufficient to cover a wart area of up to 20 cm(2)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus virulence factors associated with infected skin lesions: influence on the local immune response
    Patricia M Mertz
    Miami Dermatology Research Institute, Miami, Florida, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1259-63. 2007
    ..To evaluate Staphylococcus aureus isolates from infected skin lesions for their potential to produce immune system-modulating toxins and to correlate these with white blood cell (WBC) counts associated with these lesions...
  18. ncbi request reprint The pig as a model for human wound healing
    T P Sullivan
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 9:66-76. 2001
    ..Over 180 articles were utilized for this comparative review. Our conclusion is that the porcine model is an excellent tool for the evaluation of therapeutic agents destined for use in human wounds...
  19. doi request reprint Human lactoferrin stimulates skin keratinocyte function and wound re-epithelialization
    L Tang
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Br J Dermatol 163:38-47. 2010
    ..Human lactoferrin (hLF), a member of the transferrin family, is known for its antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory effects. Recent studies on various nonskin cell lines indicate that hLF may have a stimulatory effect on cell proliferation...
  20. ncbi request reprint The diabetic foot: the importance of biofilms and wound bed preparation
    Stephen C Davis
    Curr Diab Rep 6:439-45. 2006
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  21. ncbi request reprint Controlling methicillin resistant Staphyloccocus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa wound infections with a novel biomaterial
    Lucie Martineau
    Defence Research and Development Canada, Valcartier, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Invest Surg 20:217-27. 2007
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