Coverage of the infected wound.

  title={Coverage of the infected wound.},
  author={Stephen J. Mathes and Liu Jing Feng and Thomas K Md Hunt},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  volume={198 4},
Fifty-four consecutive patients with chronic wounds were identified by the following criteria: (1) established infection for 6 months, (2) exposure of bone, mediastinum, or other vital structure, (3) mechanical and/or vascular limitations to delayed closure techniques, (4) no response to wound debridement in prolonged antibiotic therapy. These wounds were… CONTINUE READING