Comparison between powdered gloves, powder-free gloves and hyaluronate/carboxymethylcellulose membrane on adhesion formation in a rat caecal serosal abrasion model


Numanoglu V., Cihan A., Salman B., Ucan B. H. , Cakmak G. K.

ASIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.30, no.2, pp.96-101, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s1015-9584(09)60139-1
  • Journal Name: ASIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.96-101
  • Keywords: adhesion, glove, hyaluronate/carboxymethylcellulose membrane, powdered, powder-free, INTRAABDOMINAL ADHESION, PERITONEAL ADHESIONS, SURGICAL GLOVES, RABBIT MODEL, OBSTRUCTION, SURGERY

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Intraabdominal adhesion formation and prevention is one of the major conflicts of modern surgery. We aimed to determine the effects of powdered gloves versus powder-free gloves and hyaluronate/carboxymethylcellulose membrane (H/CMCm) in a rat caecal serosal abrasion model.