The “Vacsplint” for hands

  • Nick Kairinos
Keywords: vacsplint, hands


A novel technique of applying negative pressure wound therapy to a hand is described. The two foam slabs are placed on the volar and dorsal surface of the hand and forearm with strips between fingers.

Author Biography

Nick Kairinos
MBChB, MRCS (Engl) Registrar in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Century City Cape Town
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