Clinical evaluation of a temporary fecal containment device for non-surgical fecal diversion in perineal burns.

@article{Kement2011ClinicalEO,
  title={Clinical evaluation of a temporary fecal containment device for non-surgical fecal diversion in perineal burns.},
  author={Metin Kement and Hakan Ahmet Acar and Ilhami Soykan Barlas and Nihat Aksakal and Cem Gezen and Uygar D{\"u}zci and Mustafa Oncel},
  journal={Ulusal travma ve acil cerrahi dergisi = Turkish journal of trauma & emergency surgery : TJTES},
  year={2011},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={123-7}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical results of a temporary fecal containment device (Flexi-Seal® FMS) in our burn center. METHODS All patients in whom temporary fecal containment devices were applied for perineal burns between August 2008 and August 2009 in our institution were reviewed. Demographics, etiology of burns, total body surface area (TBSA) burned, intensive care unit (ICU) need, early mortality, and post-application data were obtained from a prospectively… CONTINUE READING
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