Research and Clinical Evidence

 
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WHITE PAPERS

Mastisol White Paper

POSTERS

Bethesda North – Improving Adhesion of Internal Jugular Dressings in the ICU

MercyHealth – Quality Improvement Initiative Results in Fewer Dressing Disruptions 

Kansas University Poster – Impact of Implementing Mastisol in Central Line Dressing Changes

Carrollwood Poster – Effectiveness of Mastisol to Increase Catheter Adherence

Cookeville Poster – Best Practices CVC Dressings

Vanderbilt Poster – Ventriculostomy Dressing Process Improvement

CLINICALS

The Postoperative use of Wound Adhesives. Gum Mastic versus Benzoin
Lesesne CB. The Postoperative use of Wound Adhesives. Gum Mastic versus Benzoin, USP. J Dermatol Surg Oncol. 1992 Nov;18(11):990. 

The Influence of Tape Type and of Skin Preparation on the Force Required to Dislodge Angiocatheters
Patel N, Smith CE, Pinchak AC, Hancock DE. Department of Anesthesiology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. The Influence of Tape Type and of Skin Preparation on the Force Required to Dislodge Angiocatheters. Can J Anaesth. 1994 Aug;41(8):738-41 

An Evaluation of Wound Closure Tapes.
Moy RL, Quan MB. Division of Dermatology, University of California, Los Angeles 90024. An Evaluation of Wound Closure Tapes. J Dermatol Surg Oncol. 1990 Aug;16(8):721-3. 

Reinforcement of Surgical Adhesive Strips.
Mikhail GR, Selak L, Salo S. Reinforcement of Surgical Adhesive Strips. J Dermatol Surg Oncol. 1986 Sep;12(9):904-5, 908. 

Evaluation of Synthetic glue for the Fixation of Continuous Peripheral Nerve Catheters.
Bloc S, Garnier T, Mercadal L, Roy M, Dhonneur G. Evaluation of synthetic glue for the fixation of continuous peripheral nerve catheters. Ann Fr Anesth Reanim. 2008 Jan;27(1):103-5. Epub 2007 Dec 27. 

The Optimal Application of Surgical Adhesive Tape Strips.
Katz KH, Desciak EB, Maloney ME. Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, Section of Dermatology, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA. The Optimal Application of Surgical Adhesive Tape Strips. Dermatol Surg. 1999 Sep;25(9):686-8. 

Reinforcement of Subcuticular Continuous Suture Closure with Surgical Adhesive Strips and Gum Mastic: Is There Any Additional Strength Provided?
Reha Yavuzer, et al. Reinforcement of Subcuticular Continuous Suture Closure with Surgical Adhesive Strips and Gum Mastic: Is There Any Additional Strength Provided?AM J Surg. 2005 Mar;189(3):315-8. 

Allergic Contact Dermatitis to Compound Tincture of Benzoin
James, WD., et al. Allergic Contact Dermatitis to Compound Tincture of Benzoin. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1984 Nov;11:847-850.
WHITE PAPERS
ReliaFit White Paper
POSTERS/CASE STUDIES
Kindred Albuquerque Case Study 
Spectrum Health Poster – Evaluation of a New, Novel Male External Urinary Management Device
CLINICALS
External Collection Devices as an Alternative to the Indwelling Urinary Catheter: Evidence-Based Review and Expert Clinical Panel Deliberations
Gray, M. et al. External Collection Devices as an Alternative to the Indwelling Urinary Catheter: Evidence-Based Review and Expert Clinical Panel Deliberations. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs. 2016; 43(3):301-317.
Reducing Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection in the Critical Care Unit
Gray, M. Reducing Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection in the Critical Care Unit. Adv Crit Care. 2010 July/Sept;21(3):247-257.
The BioDerm external continence device: Evidence and assessment for use
Woodward, S. The BioDerm external continence device: evidence and assessment for use. Brit J Nurs. 2008 May;8-21;17(9):s24-9.

WHITE PAPERS

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