Skin for Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis Undergoing Corrective Spinal Surgery
Vol: 202| Issue: 1| Number:1| ISSN#: 2564-2537
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1
Care of abdominal skin in ankylosing spondylitis patients undergoing corrective spinal surgery.Exp Ther Med . 2021 Dec;22(6):1350. doi: 10.3892/etm.2021.10785.
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Ninety patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) undergoing corrective spinal surgery were randomized to receive a comprehensive abdominal skin care routine (n=45) or routine perioperative care (n=45). The outcomes of interest were postoperative pain scores measured with the visual analogue scale (VAS) and size of abdominal tension blisters observed. The comprehensive skin care routine group demon...
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