An adherence tensiometer for evaluation of burn dressings.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The measurement of adherence is a function of pulling force and velocity. The machine described measures and records adherence accurately and precisely. In both engineering and clinical laboratory tests, it has shown the ability to be used as standard equipment for quantitatively evaluating dressings and grafts. It is adapted for both laboratory and patient studies.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Enterline, DS; Salisbury, RE

Published Date

  • February 1, 1980

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 65 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 177 - 181

PubMed ID

  • 6986049

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0032-1052

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00006534-198002000-00009


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States