Vacuum-assisted closure therapy in patients with large postoperative wounds complicated by multiple fistulas

Abstract

Vacuum-assisted closure (VAC) therapy is a widely acknowledged method for chronic and traumatic wound healing. The feasibility of VAC therapy used for the treatment of intestinal fistulas is still a subject of debate. Complex postoperative wounds pose significant therapeutic problems, especially when there are several fistula openings in the wound area and… (More)
DOI: 10.5114/wiitm.2011.24694

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