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Vol:114 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14035
Ace Report Cover Hand & Wrist

Running Subcuticular Technique vs. the Donati Technique in Open Carpal Tunnel Release

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OrthoEvidence. Running Subcuticular Technique vs. the Donati Technique in Open Carpal Tunnel Release. ACE Report. 2021;114(1):1. Available from:

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Comparing the running subcuticular technique versus the Donati technique in open carpal tunnel release: a randomized controlled trial.

J Orthop Surg Res. 2021; 16: 565.

Contributing Authors:
S Suwannaphisit W Aonsong P Suwanno V Yuenyongviwat

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One hundred and forty-two patients with carpal tunnel syndrome scheduled for an open carpal tunnel release were randomized to receive wound closure via the Donati suture technique (n=71) or the running subcuticular suture technique (n=71). The primary outcome of interest was scar assessment by the patient and physician via the Patient and Observer Scar Assessment Scale (POSAS). Secondary outcomes ...

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