Incisional negative pressure wound therapy for preoperatively irradiated lower extremity soft tissue sarcoma wounds. A prospective randomized clinical trial.

Date Added
August 18th, 2015
PRO Number
Lee Leddy

List of Studies

Cancer, Cancer/Sarcoma, Infectious Diseases

This is a study comparing two methods of dressing a post operative wound that are currently in practice. One method is a traditional dry gauze dressing. The other method is using a negative pressure dressing that provides gentle suction on the wound.

We will attempt to determine how well the use of post-operative negative pressure dressing reduces wound healing problems in patients who have surgery after radiation for a sarcoma in the thigh or leg.

Recruitment Contact
Robert McClam
843 8462210
McClam, Grayson (

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