Tissue adhesives for closure of surgical incisions

Added November 18, 2013

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There is evidence to support the use of sutures over tissue adhesives for minimising dehiscence.

Sutures, staples and adhesive tapes are often used in wound closure however; each method has some advantages and disadvantages. The aim of the review was to determine the relative effects of tissue adhesives and conventional skin closure techniques on the healing of surgical wounds.