Adhesion prevention in an intraperitoneal wound model: performance of two resorbable hemostats in a controlled study in rabbits.


Adhesions, particularly in the abdominal and pelvic cavities, represent a significant clinical problem. Among other complications, they are considered the most common cause of intestinal obstructions in the Western world. The purpose of this study was to evaluate two commercially available hemostats for their ability to prevent adhesion formation in an… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jbm.b.32730


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