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The methodology of negative pressure wound therapy: separating fact from fiction.

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BACKGROUND: Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) is a technique that has gained such rapid acceptance for such a diversity of wound management problems that the evidence for optimal use has struggled to keep up. While clinical studies have sought to evaluate its effectiveness for a variety of acute and chronic wounds, preclinical studies have suggested that features such as the magnitude and periodicity of negative pressure, the wound filler and interface materials and the drainage conduit...

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10.1016/j.bjps.2011.12.012

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Journal:
Journal of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
Volume:
65
Issue:
8
Pages:
989-1001
Publication date:
2012-08-05
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EISSN:
1878-0539
ISSN:
1748-6815
URN:
uuid:bdcabaa2-bbcd-4f7e-9127-272b59a500fa
Source identifiers:
226904
Local pid:
pubs:226904

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