Surgical Science

Vol.4 No.5(2013), Paper ID 30959, 6 pages

DOI:10.4236/ss.2013.45054

 

Prophylactic Wound Drainage in Orthopaedics: A Comparative Evaluation of Closed Suction Drainage versus No-Drainage in a Nigerian Teaching Hospital

 

Ikpeme A. Ikpeme, Ngim E. Ngim, Iniabasi U. Ilori, Enembe Oku, Anthony M. Udosen

 

Departments of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Nigeria
Departments of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Nigeria
Departments of Anaesthesiology, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Nigeria
Departments of Community Medicine, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Nigeria
Departments of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Nigeria

 

Copyright © 2013 Ikpeme A. Ikpeme, Ngim E. Ngim, Iniabasi U. Ilori, Enembe Oku, Anthony M. Udosen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

 

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I. Ikpeme, N. Ngim, I. Ilori, E. Oku and A. Udosen, "Prophylactic Wound Drainage in Orthopaedics: A Comparative Evaluation of Closed Suction Drainage versus No-Drainage in a Nigerian Teaching Hospital," Surgical Science, Vol. 4 No. 5, 2013, pp. 277-282. doi: 10.4236/ss.2013.45054.

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