Effect of chitosan coating on surgical sutures to strengthen the colonic anastomosis


Altinel Y., Chung S. S. , Okay G., UĞRAŞ N. , Isik A. F. , Ozturk E., ...More

ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.24, no.5, pp.405-411, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5505/tjtes.2018.59280
  • Title of Journal : ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.405-411
  • Keywords: Anastomosis, chitosan, PDS suture, tensile strength, Vicryl suture, wound healing, IN-VITRO, POSTSURGICAL ADHESIONS, PERITONEAL ADHESION, REPAIR, REDUCTION, TENSILE

Abstract

BACKGROUND: We evaluated the feasibility of chitosan-coated sutures for intestinal anastomosis strength through wound-healing effect.