- Prevention of scar spread on trunk excisions: a rater-blinded randomized controlled trialKevin F Kia
Department of Dermatology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9069, USA
JAMA Dermatol 149:687-91. 2013..Wounds that heal under tension lead to wider and more conspicuous scars and result in decreased long-term patient satisfaction. We hypothesized that prolonged intradermal suture lifetime can decrease scar spread in wounds under tension...