- The effect of triclosan-coated sutures in wound healing. A double blind randomised prospective pilot studyAn E Deliaert
Department of Plastic Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 62:771-3. 2009..One potential cause or co-factor is the use of suture material. A recently introduced subcutaneous suture is coated with triclosan (TC), an antiseptic drug. It is suggested to reduce wound complications...
- Smoking in relation to age in aesthetic facial surgeryAn E K Deliaert
Department of Plastic Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Center, P O Box 5800, 6202 AZ, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Aesthetic Plast Surg 36:853-6. 2012..This study aimed to compare smoking habits with respect to a standard cosmetic procedure (blepharoplasty) in the general population and to evaluate whether the age at surgery differs between smokers and nonsmokers...