Summary: A group of compounds having the general formula CH2=C(CN)-COOR; it polymerizes on contact with moisture; used as tissue adhesive; higher homologs have hemostatic and antibacterial properties.
Publications158 found, 100 shown here
- Evaluation of a new liquid occlusive dressing for excisional woundsAdam J Singer
Department of Emergency Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
Wound Repair Regen 11:181-7. 2003..The liquid occlusive dressing is an effective microbial barrier and hemostatic agent resulting in fewer foreign body reactions than hydrocolloid-treated wounds or controls...
- A new acrylic tissue adhesive for conjunctival surgery: experimental studyJorge L Alio
Ophthalmology Department, Miguel Hernandez University, Alicante, Spain
Ophthalmic Res 35:306-12. 2003..To evaluate the clinical efficacy and the clinical and histopathologic tolerance of a new acrylic tissue adhesive (ADAL-2) versus 8/0 polyglactin sutures (Vicryl) for its use in conjunctival surgery...
- A prospective comparison of octyl cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive (dermabond) and suture for the closure of excisional wounds in children and adolescentsL Bernard
Children's Hospital and HealthCenter, 3030 Children's Way, Suite 408, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
Arch Dermatol 137:1177-80. 2001..09). CONCLUSION: The cosmetic outcome of cutaneous excisional surgery wounds closed with standard suturing was found to be superior to that of wounds closed with octyl cyanoacrylate...
- The effect of a new tissue-adhesive wound dressing on the healing of traumatic abrasionsJ Quinn
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Dermatology 201:343-6. 2000..Octylcyanoacrylate is a new medical-grade adhesive with antimicrobial properties. It forms a thin, flexible, occlusive bandage...
- The use of tissue adhesive for skin closure in body contouring surgeryFabio Xerfan Nahas
Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo EPM, Disciplina de Cirurgia Plástica, Brazil
Aesthetic Plast Surg 28:165-9. 2004..Abdominoplasty and mammoplasty are cosmetic surgeries that demand relatively more time for skin closure...
- Cyanoacrylates for skin closureWilliam H Eaglstein
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33136, USA
Dermatol Clin 23:193-8. 2005b>Cyanoacrylates (CAs) were not widely adopted for medical use until recently because of lingering concerns regarding the initial tissue toxicities of the short-chain CAs...
- An octyl-2-cyanoacrylate formulation speeds healing of partial-thickness woundsS C Davis
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
Dermatol Surg 27:783-8. 2001..Occlusive dressings have been known to accelerate the rate of healing. Every year new dressings are being introduced in the marketplace...
- 2-octyl cyanoacrylate adhesive for conjunctival wound closure in rabbitsYuri M Kim
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 40:152-5. 2003..The tensile strength of conjunctival strips glued together was 25.5 g (standard deviation, 1.9 g). CONCLUSION: 2-Octyl cyanoacrylate may be a possible tissue adhesive for conjunctival wound closure...
- Prospective randomized trial of skin adhesive versus sutures for closure of 217 laparoscopic port-site incisionsSurena F Matin
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH, USA
J Am Coll Surg 196:845-53. 2003..OCA appears to have equivalent adverse wound outcomes and patient acceptance rates as subcuticular suturing...
- A review of the literature on octylcyanoacrylate tissue adhesiveAdam J Singer
Department of Emergency Medicine, Stony Brook Health Sciences Center, L3 058, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8350, USA
Am J Surg 187:238-48. 2004..We reviewed animal and human studies that evaluated its use for a variety of surgical indications and specialties. We also performed a meta-analysis of all clinical trials using octylcyanoacrylate...
- In vitro assessment of microbial barrier properties of Dermabond topical skin adhesiveShubhangi Bhende
Corporate Microbiology and Sterilization Sciences, Ethicon, Somerville, New Jersey 08876, USA
Surg Infect (Larchmt) 3:251-7. 2002..The purpose of this study is to demonstrate that Dermabond Topical Skin Adhesive, 2-octylcyanoacrylate (a registered trademark of Ethicon) is an effective barrier against the penetration of microorganisms in an in vitro model...
- Antibacterial analysis in vitro of ethyl-cyanoacrylate against ocular pathogensRoberta Pereira de Almeida Manzano
Department of Ophthalmology, , , Brazil
Cornea 25:350-1. 2006..faecalis had its growth inhibited, and the bactericidal effect was 60% and 40%, respectively. CONCLUSION: The ethyl-cyanoacrylate has bacteriostatic and bactericidal action in vitro, mainly against gram-positive microorganisms...
- Posttraumatic pseudoaneurysm in scalp treated by direct puncture embolization using N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate: a case reportHee Jin Yang
Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Boramae Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Korean J Radiol 6:37-40. 2005..Direct puncture embolization was then performed, and the pseudoaneurysm was completely obliterated. Non-surgical treatment options for pseudoaneurysm are briefly discussed...
- Using Dermabond for wound closure in lumbar and cervical neurosurgical proceduresLance T Hall
Department of Neurosurgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506, USA
Neurosurgery 56:147-50; discussion 147-50. 2005..Patients are able to shower and do not have sutures or staples to remove. Patient responses are overwhelmingly positive...
- A prospective, randomized, controlled clinical trial of tissue adhesive (2-octylcyanoacrylate) versus standard wound closure in breast surgeryR Gennari
Department of Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milano, Italy
Surgery 136:593-9. 2004..OCA is faster than standard wound closure and offers several practical advantages over suture repair for patients. Cost analysis has found that OCA adhesive can significantly decrease health care costs...
- Octyl 2-cyanoacrylate for repair of peripheral nerveAngela Pineros-Fernandez
Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22903 1351, USA
Ann Plast Surg 55:188-95. 2005..These results indicate that the use of octyl 2-cyanoacrylate adhesive for nerve anastomoses is safe and effective and may have benefits compared with the use of sutures...
- Preliminary in vitro evaluation of 2-octyl cyanoacrylate (Dermabond) to seal corneal incisionsGloria Y S Leung
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, People's Republic of China
Cornea 24:998-9. 2005..Either method of closure should be able to withstand any postoperative increases in intraocular pressure. Dermabond adhesive may be considered as an alternative to conventional sutures in corneal wound closure...
- Poly(ethylene glycol)-coated hexadecylcyanoacrylate nanospheres display a combined effect for brain tumor targetingIrène Brigger
Laboratory of Biopharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, UMR Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 8612, Faculty of Pharmacy, Chatenay Malabry, France
J Pharmacol Exp Ther 303:928-36. 2002..The exact underlying mechanism of such affinity deserves further investigation, since it was observed to be as important as specific interactions described for immunoliposomes with the blood-brain barrier...
- Concomitant use of computer image guidance, linear or sigmoid incisions after minimal shave, and liquid wound dressing with 2-octyl cyanoacrylate for tumor craniotomy or craniectomy: analysis of 225 consecutive surgical cases with antecedent historical coJoon Cho
Department of Neurosurgery, Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea
Neurosurgery 52:832-40; discussion 840-1. 2003..Although the study is multifactorial and retrospective, this conclusion is further supported by the enhanced self-image patients have during the postoperative period...
- Use of cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive under a diaperV J Ferlise
Division of Urology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
BJU Int 87:672-3. 2001..The incisions were cosmetically identical at 3 months of follow-up. CONCLUSION: Cyanoacrylate adhesive is a safe and effective method of skin closure that can be used under a diaper...
- Dermabond skin closures for bilateral reduction mammaplasties: a review of 255 consecutive casesGregory R Scott
Department of Plastic Surgery, Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center, CA 92110, USA
Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1460-5. 2007..The purpose of this study was to review a large series of 255 consecutive bilateral reduction mammaplasty patients to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Dermabond for these procedures...
- Comparison of the bacteriostatic effects, corneal cytotoxicity, and the ability to seal corneal incisions among three different tissue adhesivesWei Li Chen
Department of Ophthalmology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Cornea 26:1228-34. 2007..To compare the bacteriostatic effects, corneal cytotoxicity, and ability to seal corneal incisions among fibrin glue and 2 commercially available cyanoacrylate derivatives: N-butyl cyanoacrylate and methoxypropyl cyanoacrylate...
- A randomized trial comparing octylcyanoacrylate tissue adhesive and sutures in the management of lacerationsJ Quinn
Section of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0303, USA
JAMA 277:1527-30. 1997..To assess the effectiveness of a new tissue adhesive for laceration closure...
- Octyl 2-cyanoacrylate in sutureless surgery of extraocular muscles: an experimental study in the rabbit modelB Ricci
Department of Ophthalmology, Catholic University of Rome, Italy
Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 238:454-8. 2000..Thus far, however, the results obtained with tissue adhesives such as the cyanoacrylates instead of sutures have been less than satisfactory.
- Efficacy of octyl-2-cyanoacrylate tissue glue in blepharoplasty. A prospective controlled study of wound-healing characteristicsD Greene
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Calif, USA
Arch Facial Plast Surg 1:292-6. 1999..To compare the surgical efficacy and wound-healing characteristics of the tissue adhesive octyl-2-cyanoacrylate (approved by the Food and Drug Administration) with traditional suture closure in upper blepharoplasty...
- Intratumoral injection of cyanoacrylate glue in head and neck paragangliomasDaniel Giansante Abud
Department of Interventional Neuroradiology, Foundation Rothschild, Paris, France
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 25:1457-62. 2004..CONCLUSION: Percutaneous puncture of paragangliomas in the head and neck region and their preoperative devascularization by intralesional injection of acrylic glue is a feasible, safe, and effective technique...
- Cleft lip repair without suture removalT W Collin
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 62:1161-5. 2009..Subjective and objective data were collected and are presented to justify the continued use of this technique in the Newcastle Cleft Lip and Palate Unit...
- Antibacterial properties of cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive: Does the polymerization reaction play a role?Ivana Lopes Romero
Department of Ophthalmology, Santa Casa de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Indian J Ophthalmol 57:341-4. 2009..To ascertain if the polymerization reaction also contributes additionally to the antibacterial effects of two commonly used cyanoacrylate tissue adhesives...
- Dermabond tissue adhesive versus Steri-Strips in unilateral cleft lip repair: an audit of infection and hypertrophic scar ratesAndrew D H Wilson
Department of Plastic Surgery, Frenchay Hospital, Frenchay, Bristol, United Kingdom
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 45:614-9. 2008..The purpose of this study was to compare the infection and hypertrophic scar rates in unilateral cleft lip repairs, having had Steri-Strips or Dermabond tissue glue applied across the repair as the final stage...
- A blinded, randomised, controlled trial of stapled versus tissue glue closure of neck surgery incisionsD M Ridgway
Scunthorpe General Hospital, Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Trust, Scunthorpe, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:242-6. 2007..This randomised, controlled trial compares these parameters in closures using tissue glue (Dermabond, Ethicon, UK) and skin staples...
- Use of Dermabond tissue adhesive in hand surgeryN J Hancock
Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Eastleigh and Winchester Hospitals NHS Trust, Winchester, UK
J Wound Care 16:441-3. 2007..To assess the efficacy and safety of a tissue adhesive for wound closure in elective hand surgery...
- Prevention of systemic embolization associated with treatment of gastric fundal varicesAkio Matsumoto
Mayo Clin Proc 80:705. 2005
- Randomized controlled comparison of cosmetic outcomes of simple facial lacerations closed with Steri Strip Skin Closures or Dermabond tissue adhesiveWilliam T Zempsky
Department of Pediatrics, Connecticut Children s Medical Center, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hartford, CT 06106, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 20:519-24. 2004..To compare the short-term complications and long-term cosmetic outcomes of simple facial lacerations closed with 3M Steri Strip Skin Closures or Dermabond...
- Octyl-2-cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive in external dacryocystorhinostomySteven H McKinley
Cullen Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 21:197-200. 2005..Additional benefits could potentially include safer operative environment and postoperative convenience for patient and surgeon...
- Arterial embolization of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma with use of microspheres, lipiodol, and cyanoacrylateThomas Rand
Department of Angiography and Interventional Radiology, University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 28:313-8. 2005..TAE with the use of microspheres and Lipiodol and cyanoacrylate for unresectable HCC is a feasible treatment modality. Bland embolization with the use of microspheres can be used in patients for whom chemoembolization is not desired...
- Resistance and stability of a new method for bonding biological materials using sutures and biological adhesivesJ M García Páez
Servicio de Cirugia Experimental, Clinica Puerta de Hierro, San Martin de Porres 4, 28035 Madrid, Espana
J Biomater Appl 19:215-36. 2005..These results need to be confirmed in future studies as they may be of value in the design and manufacture of cardiac bioprostheses...
- Closure of long surgical incisions with a new formulation of 2-octylcyanoacrylate tissue adhesive versus commercially available methodsPhillip N V Blondeel
University Hospital Gent, De Pintelaan 185, 2K12C, B 9000, Gent, Belgium
Am J Surg 188:307-13. 2004..Topical 2-octylcyanoacrylate tissue adhesive is an alternative to traditional devices for closing short surgical incisions...
- Pulmonary embolization of 2-octyl cyanoacrylate after endoscopic injection therapy for gastric variceal bleedingOtis B Rickman
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 79:1455-8. 2004..The radiologist should be alerted so that the appropriate radiographic settings are used to make the diagnosis...
- Cellular, histomorphologic, and clinical characteristics of a new octyl-2-cyanoacrylate skin adhesiveAxel Nitsch
Georg August University, University Hospital and Medical School, Goettingen, Germany
Aesthetic Plast Surg 29:53-8. 2005Short-chained cyanoacrylates have been used for many years for topical skin closure...
- Liquid embolic agents in the treatment of intracranial arteriovenous malformationsJay U Howington
Department of Neurosurgery and Toshiba Stroke Research Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, 3 Gates Circle, Buffalo, NY 14209, USA
Neurosurg Clin N Am 16:355-63, ix-x. 2005
- Microneural anastomosis using cyanoacrylate adhesivesB H Choi
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University, South Korea
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:777-80. 2004..It was concluded that the cyanoacrylate repair deserves to be considered as an alternative to the conventional suture technique in microneural anastomosis...
- Evaluation of an absorbable cyanoacrylate adhesive as a suture line sealantPeter I Ellman
Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
J Surg Res 125:161-7. 2005..A novel cyanoacrylate compound with less tissue reactivity was recently developed. The objective of this study was to assess this novel cyanoacrylate compound for the use as vascular suture line sealant...
- Embolization of type 2 endoleaks after endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms with use of cyanoacrylate with or without coilsS William Stavropoulos
Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19010, USA
J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:857-61. 2005..Aneurysm size remained unchanged in four patients (44%), decreased in four patients (44%), and increased in one patient (11%). No complications occurred. Initial results with the use of NBCA for endoleak embolization are encouraging...
- A novel technique and new grading scale for the embolization of cerebral vascular malformationsArun P Amar
Department of Neurosurgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8082, USA
Neurosurgery 59:S158-62; discussion S3-13. 2006..The authors sought to overcome these obstacles by developing a technique to enhance glue penetration into the fistula or AVM nidus itself...
- The management of vein of Galen aneurysmal malformationsPierre L Lasjaunias
Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology, Hopital de Bicetre, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
Neurosurgery 59:S184-94; discussion S3-13. 2006....
- Primary treatment of an indirect carotid cavernous fistula by injection of N-butyl cyanoacrylate in the dural wall of the cavernous sinusAli Shaibani
Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Surg Neurol 67:403-8; discussion 408. 2007..Endovascular treatment is the treatment of choice, but because of their heterogeneous etiology and anatomy, an appropriate treatment plan must be tailored for each patient...
- Transcranial puncture through the parietal and mastoid foramina for the treatment of dural fistulas. Report of four casesRene Chapot
Department of Neuroradiology, hôpital Dupuytren, Limoges, France
J Neurosurg 106:912-5. 2007..Complete cure of the DAVF was attained in all patients after injection of acrylic glue...
- Comparative study of suture and Cyanoacrylates in skin closure of ratsSandro Cilindro de Souza
Adventist Education Institute, Capoeiruçu, Bahia, Brazil
Acta Cir Bras 22:309-16. 2007..To compare the biocompatibility of ethyl-cyanoacrylate (ECA) and octylcyanoacrylate (OCA) wound closures to sutures in rat skin...
- A modified percutaneous transhepatic variceal embolization with 2-octyl cyanoacrylate versus endoscopic ligation in esophageal variceal bleeding management: randomized controlled trialChun Qing Zhang
Department of Gastroenterology, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Jinan, Shandong, China
Dig Dis Sci 53:2258-67. 2008..We compared this PTVE with endoscopic band ligation (EVL) in the treatment of esophageal variceal bleeding...
- Persistent trigeminal artery terminating in the posterior inferior cerebellar artery: case reportSaad Ali
Department of Radiology, Section of Neuroradiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Neurosurgery 62:E746-8; discussion E746-8. 2008..An unusual case of a patient with a trigeminal artery originating from the internal carotid artery and terminating as the dominant hemispheric branch of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery is presented...
- [Percutaneous transhepatic varices embolization with cyanoacrylate in the treatment of varices]Chun Qing Zhang
Department of Gastroenterology, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Jinan 250021, China
Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 87:3389-93. 2007..To test the safety and validity of percutaneous transhepatic variceal embolization (PTVE) with tissue adhesive cyanoacrylate...
- Octyl-2-cyanoacrylate tissue glue (Dermabond) versus Monocryl 6 x 0 Sutures in lip closurePaul H M Spauwen
Department of Plastic Surgery, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 43:625-7. 2006..To assess the value of octyl-2-cyanoacrylate tissue glue in lip closure versus Monocryl stitches...
- [Dermabond--local skin bandage]R Velev
Akush Ginekol (Sofiia) 45:22-4. 2006
- Low morbidity associated with use of n-butyl cyanoacrylate liquid adhesive for preoperative transarterial embolization of central nervous system tumorsLouis J Kim
Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
Neurosurgery 59:98-104; discussion 98-104. 2006..We think that adroit embolization technique with NBCA and other embolisates should be part of the contemporary neuroendovascular armamentarium...
- Wound approximation with tissue glue in circumcisionKeramettin Ugur Ozkan
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Kahramanmaras Sutcuimam University Medical Faculty, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
Int J Urol 12:374-7. 2005..To assess the feasibility of using tissue glue in the approximation of circumcision wounds in children...
- Cardiac device implant wound closure with 2-octyl cyanoacrylateRoman Pachulski
Alamo Heart Associates, San Antonio, Texas
J Interv Cardiol 18:185-7. 2005..6%) of the suture group (P=NS). In cardiac device implant closure 2-OCA obviated the need for topical antibiotics and dressing materials while facilitating wound care without increased complications...
- A preliminary study of applying chemical biliary duct embolization to chemical hepatectomy in ratsFu Yu Li
Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
Dig Dis Sci 50:1161-5. 2005..In conclusion, CBDE might be a promising approach for achieving the effects of chemical hepatectomy. The combination of phenol and cyanoacrylate potentially acted as a more effective agent for biliary duct embolization...
- Intracranial mycotic aneurysm due to infective endocarditis--successful NBCA glue embolisationS K Misser
Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital, Durban
S Afr Med J 95:397-9, 403-4. 2005
- [Octylcyanoacrylate (Dermabond) for skin closure at the time of head and neck surgery: a longitudinal prospective study]O Laccourreye
Service d otorhinolaryngologie et de chirurgie cervicofaciale, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris V, 75015 Paris, France
Ann Chir 130:624-30. 2005..A prospective non-randomised evaluation of the octyl-2-cyanoacrylate (Dermabond) for skin closure in head and neck surgery...
- Adverse events of sutures: possible interactions of biomaterials?Rene G Holzheimer
Chirurgische Praxisklinik, Sauerlach München, Germany
Eur J Med Res 10:521-6. 2005..We do not know the cause for this change. For clarification evaluation of the tissue reactions of these biomaterials including possible interactions or combined reactions should be done...
- A prospective comparison of octyl-2-cyanoacrylate and suture in standardized facial woundsJ G K Handschel
Department of Cranio and Maxillofacial Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstr 5, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 35:318-23. 2006....
- A comparison of three methods of wound closure following arthroplasty: a prospective, randomised, controlled trialR J K Khan
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth 6009, Western Australia
J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:238-42. 2006..We consider that skin staples are the skin closure of choice for both hip and knee replacements...
- Embolotherapy of an arterioportal fistulaQi Chen
Department of Radiology, Maimonides Medical Center, 4802 10th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11219, USA
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:1047-51. 2007..On the day following the procedure, the patient reported total remission of the abdominal pain and diarrhea. These results were maintained at 3 months follow-up...
- A prospective randomized trial comparing 2-octyl cyanoacrylate to conventional suturing in closure of laparoscopic cholecystectomy incisionsNavid Jallali
Department of General Surgery, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:209-11. 2004..To compare 2-octyl cyanoacrylate (Dermabond) with conventional suturing for closure of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) wounds in a prospective randomized controlled trial...
- Tissue adhesive with adhesive strips for wound closureP Atkinson
Emerg Med J 20:498. 2003
- Sutureless Lichtenstein: first results of a prospective randomised clinical trialChristian Helbling
Klinik für Chirurgie Kantonsspital Aarau, Buchserstrasse, Switzerland
Hernia 7:80-4. 2003..The results in group 2 were excellent, and there was no difference vs group 1. Furthermore, there was a tendency for better results in group 2. These results are very promising and justify a continuation of the study...
- Subcuticular closure versus Dermabond: a prospective randomized trialErin F Switzer
Department of Surgery, Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Fort Gordon, Georgia 30905, USA
Am Surg 69:434-6. 2003..Based on these findings we do not feel Dermabond is an acceptable alternative to subcuticular suture closure in inguinal herniorrhaphy incisions...
- Randomized study of the effectiveness of closing laparoscopic trocar wounds with octylcyanoacrylate, adhesive papertape or poliglecaproneS Maartense
Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Br J Surg 89:1370-5. 2002..CONCLUSION: Closure with adhesive papertape was the fastest method. The smallest number of actions required to close a wound was with octylcyanoacrylate. Adhesive papertape was the most cost-effective...
- When endoscopic therapy or pharmacotherapy fails to control variceal bleeding: what should be done? Immediate control of bleeding by TIPS?Martin Rossle
Praxiszentrum, Bertoldstrasse 48, 79098 Freiburg, Germany
Langenbecks Arch Surg 388:155-62. 2003..CONCLUSION: Only strict adherence to the definition of failure of standard treatment and a generous indication to the TIPS implantation before multiorgan failure occurs may decrease the high mortality of acute variceal bleeding...
- Sutureless colonic anastomosis in the rat: a randomized controlled studyI Kanellos
Fourth Department of Surgery, Aristotle University, Antheon 1, Panorama, GR 55236 Thessaloniki, Greece
Tech Coloproctol 6:143-6. 2002..05). In conclusion, 2-octyl cyanoacrylate provides, under experimental conditions, a sutureless anastomosis equal in healing to the conventionally sutured one. The outcome may differ under demanding clinical situations...
- Sutureless coronary anastomosis with an anastomotic device and tissue adhesive in off-pump porcine coronary bypass graftingMarc P Buijsrogge
Heart Lung Center Utrecht, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 123:788-94. 2002..CONCLUSIONS: The hybrid coronary anastomosis technique was feasible without any need for dedicated application tools. If technical improvements can be realized, the hybrid technique may provide an alternative to manual suturing...
- Comparing wound closure using tissue glue versus subcuticular suture for pediatric surgical incisions: a prospective, randomised trialC C P Ong
Department of Pediatric Surgery, KK Women s and Children s Hospital, 100 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 229899
Pediatr Surg Int 18:553-5. 2002..68). No patient reported any rash, wound infection, or dehiscence. Tissue glue is easy to use with no complications and has equivalent cosmetic results, but is not faster than a subcuticular suture...
- Coronary end-to-side sleeve anastomosis using adhesive in off-pump bypass grafting in the pigMarc P Buijsrogge
Heart Lung Center Utrecht, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Ann Thorac Surg 73:1451-6. 2002....
- [Long-term results of suture-free cutanous wound closure in head and neck incisions with octylcyanoacrylate topival skin adhesive]W E Rojas
Klinik für Hals Nasen Ohrenheilkunde und Plastische Kopf und Halschirurgie der RWTH Aachen, Germany
Laryngorhinootologie 81:644-8. 2002..Cyanoacrylate monomers have been developed for use as skin adhesives. So far, little is known about long-term results concerning functional and aesthetic results of wound closure with octylcyanoacrylate in head and neck region...
- Patch-and-glue technique for left ventricular free wall rupturePasquale Totaro
Ann Thorac Surg 74:294-5; author reply 295-6. 2002
- Percutaneous puncture and pre-operative cyanoacrylate obliteration of a traumatic false aneurysm of an angular artery branchF Huang
Departments of Plastic Surgery and Radiology, Chang Gung University, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 123, Ta-Pei Road, Niao-Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien 833, Taiwan
Br J Radiol 76:746-9. 2003..Intralesional obliteration with cyanoacrylate was subsequently performed smoothly. Succeeding excision was easy and the cosmetic outcome was excellent...
- Octylcyanoacrylate skin closure in laparoscopyMichael J Sebesta
Department of Urology/MCSU, Wilford Hall Medical Center, 2200 Bergquist Drive, Suite 1, Lackland AFB, TX 78326, USA
J Endourol 17:899-903. 2003..00001). CONCLUSIONS: Laparoscopic port-site skin closure with octylcyanoacrylate is rapid and effective. The method yields cost savings and a decrease in operative time of more than 9 minutes per case...
- Processes involved in the development of latent fingerprints using the cyanoacrylate fuming methodL A Lewis
Development Chemists, Analytical Chemistry Organization, Lockheed Martin Energy Systems, Inc, Oak Ridge, TN, USA
J Forensic Sci 46:241-6. 2001..When heat is used to accelerate the fuming process, typically a period of 2 min is required to develop the print. The optimum development time depends upon the concentration of cyanoacrylate vapors within the enclosure...
- N-butyl cyanoacrylate embolization for control of acute arterial hemorrhageJohn William Kish
Department of Radiology, Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, 90064, USA
J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:689-95. 2004..NBCA embolization was able to stop arterial bleeding even when previous coil or particulate embolization had failed...
- A new technique of tissue repair for ophthalmic surgeryGrant T Hoffman
Biomedical Engineering Program, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN 47803, USA
Biomed Sci Instrum 40:57-63. 2004..Future experiments will examine the optimization of application parameters and detail tensile strength time course studies...
- A pilot study of 2-octyl cyanoacrylate injection for treatment of gastric fundal varices in humansDaniel S Rengstorff
Interventional Endoscopy Service, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 59:553-8. 2004..Larger studies are required to further establish the use of 2-octyl cyanoacrylate for treatment of gastric fundal varices...
- Octylcyanoacrylate skin closure in laparoscopyMichael J Sebesta
Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, Texas 78326, USA
JSLS 8:9-14. 2004..00001). CONCLUSIONS: Laparoscopic port-site skin closure with octylcyanoacrylate is rapid and effective. Closure with octylcyanoacrylate yields cost savings and a decrease in operative time of more than 9 minutes per case...
- In vitro and in vivo studies for modified ethyl cyanoacrylate regimens for sclerotherapyJ C Lin
Department of Chemical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan 70101, ROC
J Biomed Mater Res 53:799-805. 2000b>Cyanoacrylates have known for their ability to polymerize rapidly in the presence of traces of weakly basic moieties such as water...
- Occupational asthma due to acrylates in a graphic arts workerI Reig Rincon de Arellano
Allergy Service, Hospital Clinico San Carlos, Madrid, Spain
Allergol Immunopathol (Madr) 34:32-6. 2006..Currently there are various types of acrylic compounds: acrylates, cyanoacrylates (such as tissue adhesives and home glues), and methacrylates (prostheses and dental and orthopedic fillings)...
- Microcatheter adhesion of cyanoacrylates: comparison of normal butyl cyanoacrylate to 2-hexyl cyanoacrylateJ D Barr
Department of Radiology, Penn State University College of Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, USA
J Vasc Interv Radiol 10:165-8. 1999..To compare the catheter adhesion properties of 2-hexyl cyanoacrylate (Neuracryl M), a new agent, to those of normal butyl cyanoacrylate (Histoacryl), the most widely used liquid acrylic agent for microcatheter embolization...
- [An update on the use of tissue adhesives in ophthalmology]L Vera
Service d Ophtalmologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, boulevard Gambetta, Rouen, France
J Fr Ophtalmol 32:290-305. 2009..Among the currently available adhesives, synthetic glues are mainly represented by cyanoacrylates and biologic glues by fibrin-based adhesives...
- [Contact dermatitis caused by acrylates among 8 workers in an elevator factory]J L Pérez-Formoso
Instituto de Salud Laboral Asepeyo Cartuja, Sevilla, Espana
Actas Dermosifiliogr 101:336-40. 2010..One of their main features is the ability to undergo polymerization. The most commonly used acrylic compounds are cyanoacrylates, methacrylates, and acrylates.
- [Transient ischemic attacks as the only manifestation of a dural arteriovenous fistula]F Delgado-Acosta
Hospital Universitario Reina Sofia, Cordoba, Espana
Rev Neurol 37:931-4. 2003..Transient ischemic attacks (TIA), as the only clinical manifestation of a dural arteriovenous malformation, are very seldom seen in clinical practice...
- Reducing needle-stick injuries with the use of 2-octyl cyanoacrylates for laceration repairC A Gordon
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 13:10-2. 2001To describe the effectiveness of 2-octyl cyanoacrylates (2-OCA) for repair of lacerations, reduction of needle-stick injuries to health care providers, patient satisfaction, and overall cost reduction.
- Endovascular treatment of brain arteriovenous malformations using onyx: preliminary results of a prospective multicenter studyL Pierot
Department of Radiology, Hôpital Maison Blanche Reims, France
Interv Neuroradiol 11:159-64. 2005..Several embolic agents have been proposed for embolization of brain AVMs like particles or cyanoacrylates. The main disadvantage of particles is the high frequency of recanalization...
- Hemostats, sealants, and adhesives: components of the surgical toolboxWilliam D Spotnitz
The Surgical Therapeutic Advancement Center, Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 1370, USA
Transfusion 48:1502-16. 2008..sealants as represented by fibrin sealants and polyethylene glycol hydrogels; and adhesives as represented by cyanoacrylates and albumin cross-linked with glutaraldehyde...
- Effects of a mixture of a low concentration of n-butylcyanoacrylate and ethiodol on tissue reactions and the permanence of arterial occlusion after embolizationA Sadato
Toshiba Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurosurgery, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
Neurosurgery 47:1197-203; discussion 1204-5. 2000b>Cyanoacrylates are the most commonly used liquid embolic agents...
- Use of cyanoacrylate glue for the closure of uterine incisionsMustafa Basaran
Zonguldak Karaelmas University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Zonguldak, Turkey
Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol 18:217-20. 2009..b>Cyanoacrylates are a group of molecules used as industrial adhesives. Newer cyanoacrylates are widely used in medicine...
- Allergic cutaneous diseases in hairdressersM Ferrari
Unità Operativa di Medicina Ambientale e Medicina Occupazionale, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, IRCCS, Via Ferrata 4, 27100 Pavia, Italy
Med Lav 96:102-18. 2005..Several cases of allergic contact dermatitis and contact urticaria in hairdressers have been described over the last few years...
- Slow release polymer-drug systems obtained by moisture promoted polyreactions. 1. Codeine resinate encapsulated in poly(alkyl alpha-cyanoacrylates)J Lukaszczyk
Silesian Technical University, Department of Physical Chemistry and Technology of Polymers, Gliwice, Poland
J Microencapsul 15:609-20. 1998..carboxylic cation exchanger (as a polymeric carrier) and codeine (as a drug) were coated with poly(alkyl alpha-cyanoacrylates) by suspending and stirring wet resinate beads in a toluene solution of the monomer...
- Prothrombotic cytotoxicity of cyanoacrylate tissue adhesiveF J Papatheofanis
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Illinois, Chicago 60680
J Surg Res 47:309-12. 1989Alkyl-2-cyanoacrylates exhibit properties suggestive of their use as surgical adhesives; however, their cytotoxic and proinflammatory properties have prevented their widespread application...
- Histoacryl blue versus sutured left colonic anastomosis: experimental studyM Mahir Ozmen
Department of Surgery, Ankara Numune Teaching Hospital, Oran 06450, Ankara, Turkey
ANZ J Surg 74:1107-0. 2004b>Cyanoacrylates have been advocated as a protective seal in colonic anastomosis to prevent leakage. In order to assess the effects of n-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate on left colonic anastomosis it was compared to the sutured anastomosis in the rat.
- Increased superoxide anion production in polymorphonuclear leucocytes on exposure to isobutyl-2-cyanoacrylateF J Papatheofanis
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago 60680
Biomaterials 13:403-7. 1992Alkyl-2-cyanoacrylates have been employed in a variety of surgical procedures, although the pathophysiological basis for their cytotoxicity has not been resolved...
- The use of cyanoacrylates for wound closure in head and neck surgeryMete Kaan Bozkurt
Department of Otolaryngology, Bayindir Hospital, Sogutozu, 06520 Ankara, Turkey
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:331-5. 2008..No complication was observed in both the groups. Cyanoacrylates provide an easy and convenient application resulting in a faster wound closure as compared to the interrupted ..
- Cyanoacrylate glue for corneal perforations: a description of a surgical technique and a review of the literatureB J Vote
Department of Ophthalmology, Christchurch Public Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand
Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 28:437-42. 2000..b>Cyanoacrylates also have significant bacteriostatic activity against gram-positive organisms...
- Evaluation of biochemical the two cyanoacrylates: an experimental study in ratsPía López-Jornet
Department of Oral Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Odontology, University of Murcia, Spain
J Biomater Appl 24:197-207. 2009..The application of n-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate to wounds in the buccal mucosa produces no significant alterations in the hepatic and renal profile of the animals studied, while OCA produces greater changes in the biochemical profile...
- Engineering Tendon Grafts for Better OutcomesChunfeng Zhao; Fiscal Year: 2010..This research proposal is to develop a novel method for engineering tendon surfaces to improve the outcomes of tendon reconstruction leading towards restoration of normal hand function. ..
- Effect of lipid modification on peripheral arterial disease (PAD)Christie Ballantyne; Fiscal Year: 2007..Finally, these studies will advance our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of inflammation and thrombosis associated with aggressive lipid modification. ..
- Modified Hyaluronic Acid for Extrasynovial Tendon GraftChunfeng Zhao; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Microarray Analysis of WoundsAMY COLWELL; Fiscal Year: 2004..We hypothesize these genes can be used to modulate the biology of adult wound healing. This first step will form our basis for developing treatment to induce scarless healing. ..