Suture technique and wound healing in midline laparotomy incisions.

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OBJECTIVE To study the influence of suture technique on healing of midline laparotomy wounds. DESIGN Prospective clinical study. SETTING County hospital, Sweden. SUBJECTS 467 patients who underwent midline laparotomy between September 1991 and June 1993. INTERVENTIONS Wounds were sutured by a continuous technique. The suture length: wound length… (More)

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@article{Israelsson1996SutureTA, title={Suture technique and wound healing in midline laparotomy incisions.}, author={Leif A. Israelsson and Thorin Jonsson and Albert Knutsson}, journal={The European journal of surgery = Acta chirurgica}, year={1996}, volume={162 8}, pages={605-9} }