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Dressings for split thickness skin graft donor sites : A comparison of three options

  title={Dressings for split thickness skin graft donor sites : A comparison of three options},
  author={Dorte P. Barrit},
Background: The management of donor sites after harvesting of split thickness skin grafts is a challenge. Aim: The aim of this study was to compare three different dressings for split thickness skin donor sites. Methods: This study was designed as a prospective comparative study of 60 patients allocated to one of three donor site dressings groups, following harvesting of split skin. The first and second groups (n=20 for each) were treated with calcium sodium alginate dressings covered with… Expand
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