The effect of 2 adhesive products on skin integrity used for fixation of hip and knee surgical dressings: a randomized controlled trial.

PURPOSE The aim of this study was to compare effects of 2 adhesive products, a nonwoven porous adhesive bandage (NPAB) and transparent film adhesive bandage (TFAB), on skin integrity for fixation of hip and knee surgical dressings. MATERIALS AND METHODS A prospective, randomized study was conducted on 300 patients who underwent hip and knee surgery… CONTINUE READING