Negative-pressure wound therapy for musculoskeletal tumor surgery.

OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of negative-pressure wound therapy in musculoskeletal tumor surgery patients. MATERIALS AND METHODS The authors analyzed the medical records of 32 patients treated at the authors' institution for bone and soft-tissue sarcomas and secondary wound-healing complications, from 2005 to 2008; there were 11 men and 21 women, with… CONTINUE READING