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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… 
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Advanced therapeutic dressings that take active part in wound healing to achieve rapid and complete healing of chronic wounds is… 
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… 
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Objectives: To investigate negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) to prevent wound dehiscence and infection after high-risk lower… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Objectives: To evaluate the impact of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) after severe open fractures on deep infection… 
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… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
OBJECTIVE To systematically examine the clinical effectiveness and safety of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) compared with… 
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… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
The bacterial colonization of a wound is a recognized detrimental factor in the multifactorial process of wound healing. The… 
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…