A pilot study investigating whether tea tree oil is a useful wound treatment product. It is important because tea tree oil is used widely for this purpose despite a lack of comprehensive evidence that it is beneficial.
Tea Tree Oil
University of Western Australia
This pilot study aimed to determine if tea tree oil can eliminate methicillinresistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) from colonised wounds and to determine if tea tree oil is a beneficial treatment for wounds.
Project Start Date
Thursday, September 1, 2005
Project Completion Date
Friday, May 30, 2008
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