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Comparison of the Influence of CO 2-laser and Scalpel Skin Incisions on the Surgical Wound Healing Process

@inproceedings{Carreira2016ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the Influence of CO 2-laser and Scalpel Skin Incisions on the Surgical Wound Healing Process},
  author={L. Carreira and P. Azevedo},
  year={2016}
}
  • L. Carreira, P. Azevedo
  • Published 2016
  • Background: Several factors influence the development of the surgical wound healing process. Conventional incisions with a scalpel are always associated with greater haemorrhaging, resulting in increased surgical time and inflammatory reaction, in contrast to CO2-laser incisions. Objective: The study aimed to evaluate the influence of CO2-laser and scalpel skin incisions on the surgical wound healing process Animals: We used a sample of 70 dogs (N = 70) of both genders submitted to elective… CONTINUE READING

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