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No benefit of negative pressure wound therapy for lower extremity open fractures

00:01 EDT 14 Jun 2018 | 2 Minute Medicine

1. In this randomized controlled trial, there was no difference in the self-reported disability 12 months after injury between patients treated with negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) and those treated with standard wound dressings. 2. There was no difference in the number of patients with complete bone union 12 months after injury between the NPWT […]

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