Clinical Research Details

Clinical Research

Incisional wound vacs - evaluation of wound outcomes in comparison to standard dressings for postoperative spinal fusions

Study Description

Posterior spinal cervical, thoracic and lumbar spinal surgery wounds have a greater tendency to get infected, heal poorly, and at times dehiscence. Incisional Negative-Pressure wound VAC dressings in the immediate post-operative care is being used for better wound healing and to avoid these complications. Retrospective study - This study will retrospectively evaluate and compare outcomes in our patients since their inception as a primary wound dressing since 2016

Investigators


Principal Investigator
Gazanfar Rahmathulla, M.B.B.S. (M.D.)
Neurosurgery