Elastic TPU Mesh as Abdominal Wall Inlay Significantly Reduces Defect Size in a Minipig Model

D. Heise*, R. Eickhoff, A. Kroh, M. Binneboesel, U. Klinge, C. D. Klink, U. P. Neumann, A. Lambertz

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)501-506
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Investigative Surgery
Volume32
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 18 Aug 2019

Keywords

  • elastic thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) mesh
  • polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) mesh
  • inlay
  • open abdomen
  • minipig model
  • defect size
  • MEDIATED FASCIAL TRACTION
  • VACUUM-ASSISTED CLOSURE
  • OPEN ABDOMEN TREATMENT
  • NEGATIVE-PRESSURE
  • COMPARTMENT SYNDROME
  • WOUND CLOSURE
  • MANAGEMENT
  • POROSITY
  • THERAPY

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