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Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy

Known as: Negative-Pressure Therapy, Topical, Topical Negative-Pressure Therapy, Negative-Pressure Therapies, Topical 
The application of a vacuum across the surface of a wound through a foam dressing cut to fit the wound. This removes wound exudates, reduces build-up… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
The efficacy of NPWT in promoting wound healing has been largely accepted by clinicians, yet the number of high-level clinical… Expand
Review
2014
Review
2014
BACKGROUND Indications for the use of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) are broadening with a range of systems now available… Expand
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Objectives: To investigate negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) to prevent wound dehiscence and infection after high-risk lower… Expand
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
A novel closed incision management with negative pressure wound therapy (CIM) has been developed for convenient use with closed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Objectives: To evaluate the impact of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) after severe open fractures on deep infection… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE—The purpose of this study was to evaluate safety and clinical efficacy of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Topical negative pressure (TNP) therapy is becoming increasingly popular for all kinds of wounds. Its clinical and cost… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE To evaluate the use of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) to augment healing of surgical incisions and hematomas… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Diabetic foot wounds, particularly those secondary to amputation, are very complex and difficult to treat. We… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Topical negative pressure has been demonstrated to improve graft take in a number of noncomparative studies. This study aimed to… Expand