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Technology Assessment Report, Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Devices

Technology assessment on negative pressure wound therapy devices.

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508. Frykberg RG, Williams DV. Negative-pressure wound therapy and diabetic foot amputations: a retrospective study of payer claims data. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 2007 Sep-Oct;97(5):351-9. PMID:17901338

509. Gabriel A, Gollin G. Management of complicated gastroschisis with porcine small intestinal submucosa and negative pressure wound therapy. J Pediatr Surg 2006 Nov;41(11):1836-40. PMID:17101354

510. Gabriel A, Heinrich C, Shores JT, Baqui WK, Rogers FR, Gupta S. Reducing bacterial bioburden in infected wounds with vacuum assisted closure and a new silver dressing - a pilot study. Wounds 2006 Sep;18(9):245-55.

511. Geller S. A closer look at NPWT in the wound care clinic setting. APMA News 2005 May;26(5 Suppl):43-5.

512. Geller S. How to use NPWT successfully in the home care setting. APMA News 2005 May;26(5 Suppl):33-4.

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522. Greer SE, Longaker MT, Margiotta M, Mathews AJ, Kasabian A. The use of subatmospheric pressure dressing for the coverage of radial forearm free flap donor-site exposed tendon complications. Ann Plast Surg 1999 Nov;43(5):551-4. PMID:10560875

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525. Gunn LA, Follmar KE, Wong MS, Lettieri SC, Levin LS, Erdmann D. Management of enterocutaneous fistulas using negative-pressure dressings. Ann Plast Surg 2006 Dec;57(6):621-5. PMID:17122546

526. Gupta S, Gabriel A, Shores J. The perioperative use of negative pressure wound therapy in skin grafting. Ostomy Wound Manage 2004 Apr;50(4A Suppl):32-4. PMID:15317244

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528. Gwan-Nulla DN, Casal RS. Toxic shock syndrome associated with the use of the vacuum-assisted closure device. Ann Plast Surg 2001 Nov;47(5):552-4. PMID:11716269

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536. Heugel JR, Parks KS, Christie SS, Pulito JF, Zegzula DH, Kemalyan NA. Treatment of the exposed achilles tendon using negative pressure wound therapy: a case report. J Burn Care Rehabil 2002 May-Jun;23(3):167-71. PMID:12032366

537. Heuser M, Laabs SO, Plothe KD. Extraperitoneal bladder leakage after provision of topical negative therapy: a case report. J Wound Care 2005 Oct;14(9):406. PMID:16240618

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550. Kadohama T, Akasaka N, Nagamine A, Nakanishi K, Kiyokawa K, Goh K, Sasajima T. Vacuum-assisted closure for pediatric post-sternotomy mediastinitis: are low negative pressures sufficient. Ann Thorac Surg 2008 Mar;85(3):1094-6. PMID:18291211

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577. Lavery L. Treating heel pressure unlcers with NPWT. APMA News 2005 May;26(5-Suppl):13-15.

578. Lee AT, Fanton GS, McAdams TR. Acute compartment syndrome of the thigh in a football athlete: a case report and the role of the vacuum-assisted wound closure dressing. J Orthop Trauma 2005 Nov-Dec;19(10):748-50. PMID:16314725

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583. Levin LS. Principles of definitive soft tissue coverage with flaps. J Orthop Trauma 2008 Nov-Dec;22(10 Suppl):S161-6. PMID:19034164

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635. Ng R, Sebastin SJ, Tihonovs A, Peng YP. Hand in glove--VAC dressing with active mobilisation. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2006;59(9):1011-3. PMID:16920602

636. Nienhuijs SW, Manupassa R, Strobbe LJ, Rosman C. Can topical negative pressure be used to control complex enterocutaneous fistulae. J Wound Care 2003 Oct;12(9):343-5. PMID:14601226

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650. Orgill DP. Utilizing negative pressure wound therapy on open chest/sternotomy wounds. Ostomy Wound Manage 2004 Nov;50(11A Suppl):15S-7S. PMID:15632461

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656. Patane F, Zingarelli E, Sansone F, Cappuccio G, Rinaldi M. Vacuum-assisted sternal closure after a 'depression induced ischemic test' in severe mediastinitis. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 2008 Jun;9(6):622-4. PMID:18475132

657. Patel CT, Kinsey GC, Koperski-Moen KJ, Bungum LD. Vacuum-assisted wound closure. Am J Nurs 2000 Dec;100(12):45-8. PMID:11202784

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659. Penn E, Rayment S. Management of a dehisced abdominal wound with VAC therapy. Br J Nurs 2004 Feb 26-Mar 10;13(4):194-201. PMID:15039618

660. Petersson U, Acosta S, Bjorck M. Vacuum-assisted wound closure and mesh-mediated fascial traction--a novel technique for late closure of the open abdomen. World J Surg 2007 Nov;31(11):2133-7. PMID:17879112

661. Petrie N, Potter M, Banwell P. The management of lower extremity wounds using topical negative pressure. Int J Low Extrem Wounds 2003 Dec;2(4):198-206. PMID:15866848

662. Petzina R, Ugander M, Gustafsson L, Engblom H, Hetzer R, Arheden H, Ingemansson R, Malmsjo M. Topical negative pressure therapy of a sternotomy wound increases sternal fluid content but does not affect internal thoracic artery blood flow: assessment using magnetic resonance imaging. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008 May;135(5):1007-13. PMID:18455577

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665. Philbeck TE Jr, Whittington KT, Millsap MH, Briones RB, Wight DG, Schroeder WJ. The clinical and cost effectiveness of externally applied negative pressure wound therapy in the treatment of wounds in home healthcare Medicare patients. Ostomy Wound Manage 1999 Nov;45(11):41-50. PMID:10687657

666. Philbeck TE, Schroeder WJ, Whittington KT. Vacuum-assisted closure therapy for diabetic foot ulcers: clinical and cost analyses. Home Health Care Consult 2001 Mar;8(3):27-34.

667. Pirela-Cruz MA, Machen MS, Esquivel D. Management of large soft-tissue wounds with negative pressure therapy-lessons learned from the war zone. J Hand Ther 2008 Apr-Jun;21(2):196-202; quiz 203. PMID:18436141

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670. Poulakidas S, Cologne K, Kowal-Vern A. Treatment of frostbite with subatmospheric pressure therapy. J Burn Care Res 2008 Nov-Dec;29(6):1012-4. PMID:18849842

671. Poulakidas S, Kowal-Vern A. Facilitating residual wound closure after partial graft loss with vacuum assisted closure therapy. J Burn Care Res 2008 Jul-Aug;29(4):663-5. PMID:18535475

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676. Rapp SM. Negative pressure wound therapy reduces infections in lower extremity fractures. Orthop Today 2008 Feb;28(2):54.

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695. Schintler M, Maier A, Matzi V, Smolle-Juttner FM. Vacuum assisted closure system in the management of cervical anastomotic leakage after gastric pull-up. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2004 Mar;3(1):92-4. PMID:17670186

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701. Schuster R, Moradzadeh A, Waxman K. The use of vacuum-assisted closure therapy for the treatment of a large infected facial wound. Am Surg 2006 Feb;72(2):129-31. PMID:16536241

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Current as of November 2009
Internet Citation: References: Technology Assessment Report, Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Devices. November 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/ta/negative-pressure-wound-therapy/references.html