Method of action of cold plasma
The use of cold plasma technology in medicine
The temperature of cold plasma is less than 40°C and it is well tolerated by tissue. This type of therapy therefore is ideal for the treatment of body surfaces. Various properties of the reactive species contained in cold plasma come to play in this therapy. The use of cold plasma in human medicine is an established practice, and numerous studies have demonstrated its efficacy. Its biofilm-inhibiting effect and improvement of the wound environment are used to particularly good effect on chronic wounds, increasing the efficiency of treatment. The rapid effect and high tolerability of this treatment contribute to its widespread acceptance.