An alternative dressing for skin graft immobilization: negative pressure dressing.

@article{Chang2001AnAD,
  title={An alternative dressing for skin graft immobilization: negative pressure dressing.},
  author={K P Chang and C C Tsai and T M Lin and C S Lai and S D Lin},
  journal={Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries},
  year={2001},
  volume={27 8},
  pages={839-42}
}
The key difficulty of skin grafting is keeping the graft immobilized on uneven surfaces involved with motion, such as the nuchal area, axilla, web spaces, and the perineal area. This study reports the development of a new idea of negative pressure dressing (NPD) to maintain good immobilization of the skin graft and, at the same time, not cause any… CONTINUE READING