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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1973 November; 66(11): 1092.
PMCID: PMC1645187

The incidence of burst abdomen: comparison of layered opening and closing with straight-through one-layered closure.

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  • Kirk RM. Effect of method of opening and closing the abdomen on incidence of wound bursting. Lancet. 1972 Aug 19;2(7773):352–353. [PubMed]

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