Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for the Compromised Graft or Flap.

@article{Francis2017HyperbaricOT,
  title={Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for the Compromised Graft or Flap.},
  author={Ashish Francis and Richard C. Baynosa},
  journal={Advances in wound care},
  year={2017},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={23-32}
}
Significance: Tissue grafts and flaps are used to reconstruct wounds from trauma, chronic disease, tumor extirpation, burns, and infection. Despite careful surgical planning and execution, reconstructive failure can occur due to poor wound beds, radiation, random flap necrosis, vascular insufficiency, or ischemia-reperfusion (IR). Traumatic avulsions and… CONTINUE READING