Affordable Access

[The use of the vancomycin paste for sternal hemostasis and mediastinitis prophylaxis].

Authors
  • Arruda, Marcus Vinicius Ferraz de
  • Braile, Domingo Marcolino
  • Joaquim, Marcos Rogério
  • Suzuki, Fabio Augusto
  • Alves, Raquel Helena
Type
Published Article
Journal
Revista brasileira de cirurgia cardiovascular : órgão oficial da Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Cardiovascular
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2008
Volume
23
Issue
1
Pages
35–39
Identifiers
PMID: 18719826
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The use of Vancomycin paste to replace bone wax proved to be a great allied to prevent mediastinitis after thoracic surgery.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times