Gold and gold-palladium coated polypropylene grafts in a S-epidermidis wound infection model


SAYGUN O., AGALAR C., AYDINURAZ K., Agalar F., DAPHAN C., SAYGUN M., ...More

JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, vol.131, no.1, pp.73-79, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 131 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jss.2005.06.020
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.73-79
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background. The use of non-absorbable mesh grafts in both abdominal wall defects and inguinal hernias are impossible in the presence of contamination. This study was conducted for evaluation of the efficiencies of polypropylene mesh grafts coated with gold and palladium-gold.