PMID: 11705362Nov 14, 2001

Postsurgical wound management

Dermatologic Clinics
C J Arpey, D C Whitaker


Successful outcomes in cutaneous surgery depend on a variety of factors, including preoperative assessment of the patient's health and expectations, intraoperative skill and attention to detail, and managing the postoperative period. Once the procedure is complete, careful selection of dressings, provision of adequate analgesia, judicious management of complications and monitoring the phases of early maturation while providing patient education improve the likelihood of long-term patient and physician satisfaction.


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