Skin coverage in occupational hand injuries.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Intact skin is vital after occupational hand injuries. The best bone, tendon, and neurovascular repairs are meaningless without suitable skin coverage to protect them. This article presents various methods of providing skin coverage in the hand after occupational injuries and follows the same thought process that surgeons should use in selecting the most appropriate method of repair.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Barwick, WJ; Riefkohl, R; Georgiade, G

Published Date

  • August 1, 1986

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 2 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 533 - 546

PubMed ID

  • 3533967

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0749-0712


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States