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Vol:263 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14737
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Novel Calcium Alginate Dressing System in Total Knee Arthroplasty

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OrthoEvidence. Novel Calcium Alginate Dressing System in Total Knee Arthroplasty. ACE Report. 2022;263(1):1. Available from:

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

A New Dressing System Reduces the Number of Dressing Changes in the Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Front Surg. 2022 May 3;9: 800850.

Contributing Authors:
S Su J He C Wang F Gao D Zhong P Lei

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Ninety-eight patients undergoing primary unilateral total knee arthroplasty for knee osteoarthritis were randomized to receive either a novel calcium alginate dressing (n=49) or a traditional gauze dressing (n=49). The primary outcomes of this trial were to assess clinical outcomes such as number of dressing changes, satisfaction, pain and functional recovery scores, wound scores, and wound-relate...

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