Aesthet Surg J Open Forum 2022 13;4:ojab051. Epub 2021 Dec 13.
Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
Background: Follicular unit extraction (FUE) hair transplantation subjects are excellent candidates to assess wound dressings. The wound surface area is large and adequately delineated to allow randomization, while in-patient split scalp designs allow patients to serve as their own controls.
Objectives: This randomized, single-blinded, split-scalp comparison trial compares a novel, film-forming silicone gel-Stratamed (SM; Stratpharma AG, Basel, Switzerland)-to Bacitracin (Bac; McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc. Read More