oa South African Medical Journal - Evaluation of the Effects of Premoistening of Polyamide 6 Nylon Suture Material on its Overall Characteristics
|Article Title||Evaluation of the Effects of Premoistening of Polyamide 6 Nylon Suture Material on its Overall Characteristics|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Surgery, H.F. Verwoerd Hospital and Department of Statistics, University of Pretoria|
|Publication Date||Nov 1980|
|Keyword(s)||Polyamide 6 Nylon Suture Material, Premoistening and Surgery|
A clinical evaluation in 59 patients showed that the premoistened form of polyamide 6 nylon suture material (Ethilon; Ethicon) is significantly better for the closing of clean surgical skin incisions than the unmoistened form.
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