Plast Reconstr Surg 2020 12;146(6):777e-789e
From the Departments of Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery, Burn Plastic Surgery, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Plastic Surgery, and Research and Innovation and the Methodology and Biostatistics Unit, Nantes University Hospital; the Clinical Research Department, District Hospital Center; EA 4275 Biostatistics, Pharmacoepidemiology and Human Sciences Research Unit, and SPHERE, UMR INSERM U1246, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nantes; and the French School of Public Health.
Background: Deep dermal suturing is critical for scar quality outcomes. The authors evaluated a new, fast medical device for dermal suturing, with the hypothesis of noninferiority with regard to clinical scar and cost-effectiveness.
Methods: A prospective, patient-blind, randomized, multicenter noninferiority study in 26 French hospitals was conducted. Read More