Review: Ischaemia-reperfusion injury in flap surgery.

Abstract

Ischaemia-reperfusion injury is the mechanism underlying (partial) flap loss. This is not only a traumatic event for the patient, it also causes increased patient morbidity [Kerrigan CL, Stotland MA. Ischemia reperfusion injury: a review. Microsurgery 1993;14:165-75] as well as prolonged hospitalisation, increasing medical consumption and costs. For… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bjps.2009.01.060

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