What is it about?
The creation of a split-skin wound, by using the waterjet system, provides a wound in reproducible size and depth, also in a standardized and rapid manner. Moreover, it makes precise and controlled wound creation in the rat skin.
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Why is it important?
a new alternative method to overcome these obstacles, by using a waterjet device to create a split-thickness wound on rat skin. This method offers not only a rapid, standardized, and reproducible way but also 3 different options for wound depth.
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This page is a summary of: An Easy, Rapid, and Reproducible Way to Create a Split-Thickness Wound for Experimental Purposes, Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, September 2014, Wolters Kluwer Health, DOI: 10.1097/scs.0000000000000921.
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