International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064


Downloads: 138

Research Paper | Medical Surgical | India | Volume 8 Issue 2, February 2019


Prospective Study of Effect of Prophylactic Retention Sutures in Midline Laparotomy in High Risk Patient for Prevention of Wound Dehiscence

Ashoka Chakravarthi.D, Ram Praveen.P


Abstract: AIM AND OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY to assess the reduced rate of dehiscence in midline laparotomy using prophylactic retention sutures in high-risk patients. MATERIALS AND METHODS: 100 patients undergoing midline laparotomy within the inclusion criteria in General Surgery Department Of GovtRajaji Hospital for a period of 1 year. This divided into two categories and followed up and findings were collected. A central randomization was performed. wound dehiscence wound infection, pain on pod 1 pod3, pod 5, pod 7 were assessed. results were analysed using chi square test and paired t test RESULTS: only one patient in test group developed post operative wound dehiscence compared to 8in control group p value (


Keywords: Prophylactic Retention Sutures, Wound Dehiscence


Edition: Volume 8 Issue 2, February 2019,


Pages: 821 - 823


How to Cite this Article?

Ashoka Chakravarthi.D, Ram Praveen.P, "Prospective Study of Effect of Prophylactic Retention Sutures in Midline Laparotomy in High Risk Patient for Prevention of Wound Dehiscence", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART20195213, Volume 8 Issue 2, February 2019, 821 - 823

How to Share this Article?

Enter Your Email Address


Similar Articles with Keyword 'Wound Dehiscence'

Downloads: 65

Case Studies, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 9 Issue 12, December 2020

Pages: 1275 - 1276

Prospective Analysis of Outcome in Patients with Peptic Ulcer Perforation in Tertiary Care Hospital

Keerthi Swarup Gade

Share this Article

Downloads: 114

Research Paper, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 6 Issue 1, January 2017

Pages: 2275 - 2278

A Prospective Study of 50 Cases of Abdominal Wound Dehiscence - Etiology & Its Management

Dr. J G Bhatt, Dr. A D Desai, Dr. J P Dave

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Prophylactic'

Downloads: 111

Research Paper, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 8 Issue 1, January 2019

Pages: 1413 - 1418

Drug Utilization Study on Antimicrobial Agents used in Prophylaxis for Major Surgeries at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Odisha

Dr Tamasuk Das, Dr Gaurav Jha, Dr Biswaranjan Mohapatra

Share this Article

Downloads: 116

Research Paper, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 4 Issue 6, June 2015

Pages: 1027 - 1029

The Prophylactic Role of Tranexamic Acid to Reduce Blood Loss during Radical Surgery: A Prospective Study

Dr. Anil Kumar M.S, Dr. Raxith Sringeri R, Dr. Harish S, Dr. Sindhuri K, Dr. Sai Sarath Chandra

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Retention'

Downloads: 109

Case Studies, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 4 Issue 10, October 2015

Pages: 1714 - 1715

Management of Vallecular Cyst Using Eve's Tonsillar Snare - A Case Report

Dr. Vishwas K Pai, Dr. Devan PP, Dr. Mahesh SG

Share this Article

Downloads: 113

Research Paper, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017

Pages: 1864 - 1866

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Modes of Presentation and Management in Rural Area-A Prospective Study

Dr. Prathik. R, Dr. P. Srinivas Rao

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Sutures'

Downloads: 90

Comparative Studies, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 8 Issue 12, December 2019

Pages: 1640 - 1642

Comparative Study of Results of Stoppas Repair Vs Lichensteins Meshplasty in the Management of Inguinal Hernia

Dr Arun Mane, Dr Aditya Phadke, Dr Yash Gurjar, Dr Tushar Karwat, Dr Revannath Yenage

Share this Article

Downloads: 106

Comparative Studies, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 6 Issue 2, February 2017

Pages: 1254 - 1255

Comparison between Sutured and Sutureless Pressure Technique of Conjunctival Limbal Autograft in Pterygium Surgery

Dr. R. R. Naik, Dr. Nitish Arora, Dr. Sneha Murade

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Wound'

Downloads: 33

Research Paper, Medical Surgical, Iraq, Volume 7 Issue 2, February 2018

Pages: 1633 - 1640

Bullet Wounds to the Brain among Civilians

Haider Tawfeeq Abdulhussein; Sadiq Fadhil hammoodi; Asa'ad F. Albayati

Share this Article

Downloads: 65

Case Studies, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 9 Issue 12, December 2020

Pages: 1275 - 1276

Prospective Analysis of Outcome in Patients with Peptic Ulcer Perforation in Tertiary Care Hospital

Keerthi Swarup Gade

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Dehiscence'

Downloads: 65

Case Studies, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 9 Issue 12, December 2020

Pages: 1275 - 1276

Prospective Analysis of Outcome in Patients with Peptic Ulcer Perforation in Tertiary Care Hospital

Keerthi Swarup Gade

Share this Article

Downloads: 112

Research Paper, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 8 Issue 11, November 2019

Pages: 665 - 669

A Comparison of Outcomes of Various Approachs for Resection of Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma at Our Tertiaty Care Center: A Clinical Study

Devang Gupta, Trupti Savariya

Share this Article
Top