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A randomised controlled trial of standard-of-care wound management versus negative pressure wound therapy in the treatment of adult patients with an open fracture of the lower limb
Project title: A randomised controlled trial of standard-of-care wound management versus negative pressure wound therapy in the treatment of adult patients with an open fracture of the lower limb
Call to action: 10/57 HTA Clinical Trials - January 2011 Board submission (July 2010 deadline)
Research type: Primary Research
Co-investigators: Dr Elizabeth Tutton, Dr Juul Achten, Professor Damian Griffin, Professor Julie Bruce, Professor Keith Willett, Professor Sarah Lamb, Professor Simon Gates, Professor Stavros Petrou, Professor Steven Jeffery.
Started: April 2012 | Status: Published December 2018
There was no evidence that negative pressure wound therapy improves outcomes after 12 months for adults with open fracture of the lower limb.
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