Journal of Indian System of Medicine

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 122--129

Comparative study on the effect of Siravyadhana and Jalaukavacharana along with Trishothadi Lepam on foot ulcers


Reena Jaiswal (Devyani Dasar) 
 Assistant Professor, Department of Shalya-Tantra, Mahatma Gandhi Ayurved Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences (DU),Wardha, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Reena Jaiswal (Devyani Dasar)
Assistant Professor, Department of Shalya-Tantra, Mahatma Gandhi Ayurved Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences (DU), Wardha, Maharashtra
India

Background: An ulcer is abreak in the continuity of the covering epithelium, either skin or mucous membrane due to molecular death. Usually progressive infection, non-debridement and continuous anti-gravitational stasis does have bad impact in the management of foot ulcers. Aim: A long term multidisciplinary care and integration of traditional new wound healing technologies are required for healthy healing. Materials and Methods: Siravyadhana (vein-puncture) and Jalaukavacharana (Leech application) procedures with Trishothadi Lepamwere used in the present study. Results: Jalaukavacharana has shown better results in wound healing process than Siravyadhana having cumulative 91.66% and 71.60% respectively. Conclusion: The process of Jalaukavacharana was effective for relieving vascular stasis, reducing venous congestion and beginning of revascularization and other wound healing process than Siravyadhana throughout the study.


How to cite this article:
Jaiswal (Devyani Dasar) R. Comparative study on the effect of Siravyadhana and Jalaukavacharana along with Trishothadi Lepam on foot ulcers.J Indian Sys Medicine 2018;6:122-129


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Jaiswal (Devyani Dasar) R. Comparative study on the effect of Siravyadhana and Jalaukavacharana along with Trishothadi Lepam on foot ulcers. J Indian Sys Medicine [serial online] 2018 [cited 2021 Sep 20 ];6:122-129
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