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NovoSorb® BTM is cleared for a variety of challenging indications. Surgeons from multiple specialties have conducted research on BTM to evaluate efficacy and outcomes.


Complex Wounds

  • 2021 L Sun, S Cox & EK Tan ‘Radiotherapy for wound treated with BTM: A case report and review of literature.’ Innovations in Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine; 1(4).ITERM.000520.2021

  • 2021 Cheng C, Kwiecien GJ, Rowe DJ, Gatherwright JR & Chepla KJ ‘Reconstruction of chronic wounds secondary to injectable drug use with a Biodegradable Temporizing Matrix.’ Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open; 9(7)


Necrotising fasciitis

  • 2019 Sreedharan S, Morrison E, Cleland H, Ricketts S & Bruscino-Raiola F ‘Biodegradable temporising matrix for necrotising soft tissue infections: a case report.’ Australian Journal of Plastic Surgery; 2(1): 106-109

  • 2019 Wagstaff MJD, Salna IM, Caplash Y & Greenwood JE ‘Biodegradable Temporising Matrix (BTM) for the reconstruction of defects following serial debridement for necrotising fasciitis: A case series.’ Burns Open; 3:12-30



  • 2021 Joseph JT, Crawford KM, Mubang RN, Yao J, Blair Summitt J & Al Kassis S ‘Timing of Delamination of Biodegradable Temporizing Matrix Prior to Cultured Epidermal Autografting in Burn Reconstruction: A Case Report with Literature Review.’ Burns Open. [in press].

  • 2021 Kelly C, Wallace D, Moulin V, Germain L, Zuccaro J, Galdyn I & Fish JS ‘Surviving an extensive burn injury using advanced skin replacement technologies.’ Journal of Burn Care & Research; [in press]



  • 2015a Wagstaff MJD, Schmitt B, Coghlan P, Finkemeyer JP, Caplash Y & Greenwood JE ‘A biodegradable polyurethane dermal matrix in reconstruction of free flap donor site: A pilot study.’ Eplasty; 15: 102-18

  • 2014 Dearman BL, Li A & Greenwood JE ‘Optimization of a polyurethane dermal matrix and experience with a polymer-based cultured composite skin.’ Journal of Burn Care & Research; 35(5):437-48