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Wound healing in surgery for trauma (WHIST): statistical analysis plan for a randomised controlled trial comparing standard wound management with negative pressure wound therapy

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In the context of major trauma, the rate of wound infection in surgical incisions created during fracture fixation amongst patients with closed high-energy injuries is high. One of the factors which may reduce the risk of surgical site infection is the type of dressing applied over the closed incision. The WHIST trial evaluates the effects of negative-pressure wound therapy (NPWT) compared with standard dressings.


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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s13063-019-3282-y

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Subgroup:
Botnar Research Centre
ORCID:
0000-0001-6810-2845
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Publisher:
Biomed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Trials Journal website
Volume:
20
Pages:
Article: 186
Publication date:
2019-03-28
Acceptance date:
2019-03-08
DOI:
EISSN:
1745-6215
Pubs id:
pubs:986045
URN:
uri:cb1c983c-90fa-421d-97f4-4cd86621eb98
UUID:
uuid:cb1c983c-90fa-421d-97f4-4cd86621eb98
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pubs:986045

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