oa South African Medical Journal - A comparison a disposable skin stapler and nylon sutures for wound closure

Volume 62, Issue 11
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



A disposable skin stapler (Proximate; Ethicon) was compared with conventional nylon sutures in respect of time taken for wound closure, cosmetic result and ease of application and removal.

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