• Do topical antibiotics improve wound healing? 

    Diehr, Sabina; Hamp, Andrew; Jamieson, Barbara (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2007-02)
    The use of topical triple-antibiotic ointments significantly decreases infection rates in minor contaminated wounds compared with a petrolatum control. Plain petrolatum ointment is equivalent to triple-antibiotic ointments ...