Surgical sutures

Known as: Suturing, SUTURES, Suture 
Materials used in closing a surgical or traumatic wound. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
National Institutes of Health

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2017
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2017
BACKGROUND Some clinicians believe that routine episiotomy, a surgical cut of the vagina and perineum, will prevent serious tears… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Surgical site infections are associated with severe morbidity and mortality. The role of surgical sutures in the… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to develop a performance-based laparoscopic suturing curriculum using simulators and to… (More)
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2003
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2003
Rotator cuff tears are a common cause of shoulder pain and dysfunction. After surgical repair, there is a significant re-tear… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND It has been estimated that worldwide, over 125,000 women die of postpartum hemorrhage each year. The traditional… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE We describe our technique of and single institutional experience with purely laparoscopic partial nephrectomy for renal… (More)
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1997
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1997
In normal animals, peripheral nerve injury produces a persistent, neuropathic pain state in which pain is exaggerated and can be… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The purpose of the present study was to evaluate a modified method of intraluminal suture occlusion of the… (More)
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1987
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1987
Different surgical methods of graft fixation in ACL reconstruction were examined to determine the effects on mechanical… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
A new method for estimation of age-at-death based on the degree of suture closure is presented. The method employs simple… (More)
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