International Wound Journal

(The H4-Index of International Wound Journal is 24. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Our contemporary understanding of the aetiology of pressure ulcers/pressure injuries85
Emerging treatment strategies in wound care67
The role of topical probiotics on wound healing: A review of animal and human studies55
Hyperspectral imaging in wound care: A systematic review54
Personal protective equipment related skin reactions in healthcare professionals during COVID‐1952
Update on the role of antiseptics in the management of chronic wounds with critical colonisation and/or biofilm52
The impact of resveratrol on skin wound healing, scarring, and aging49
Societal pandemic burnout: A COVID legacy44
Protecting prone positioned patients from facial pressure ulcers using prophylactic dressings: A timely biomechanical analysis in the context of the COVID‐19 pandemic43
Clinical and economic burden of diabetic foot ulcers: A 5‐year longitudinal multi‐ethnic cohort study from the tropics41
Topical cannabis‐based medicines – A novel paradigm and treatment for non‐uremic calciphylaxis leg ulcers: An open label trial38
An explainable machine learning model for predicting in‐hospital amputation rate of patients with diabetic foot ulcer36
Rational selection of bioactive principles for wound healing applications: Growth factors and antioxidants35
Wound assessment, imaging and monitoring systems in diabetic foot ulcers: A systematic review34
Risk of readmissions, mortality, and hospital‐acquired conditions across hospital‐acquired pressure injury (HAPI) stages in a US National Hospital Discharge database34
Social participation of people with chronic wounds: A systematic review32
Critical biomechanical and clinical insights concerning tissue protection when positioning patients in the operating room: A scoping review32
The impact of surgical site infection on hospitalisation, treatment costs, and health‐related quality of life after vascular surgery32
Fat grafting and platelet‐rich plasma for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers: A feasibility‐randomised controlled trial30
Prevalence and risk factors of chronic wounds in nursing homes in Germany29
Microbiological profile and antimicrobial resistance among diabetic foot infections in Lebanon28
Knowledge, attitude, and practice of nurses in intensive care unit on preventing medical device–related pressure injury: A cross‐sectional study in western China26
Nanocellulose‐based wound dressing for conservative wound management in children with second‐degree burns25
The impact of topical agents and dressing on pH and temperature on wound healing: A systematic, narrative review24
Clinical validation of an artificial intelligence‐enabled wound imaging mobile application in diabetic foot ulcers24