Fibrin glue in skin grafts for skin cancer
Fibrin glue in skin grafts for skin cancer
Document number : 203501
Created by: Ekta Paw, 2016-10-04
Last revised by: Ekta Paw, 2016-10-04 Verified: 2017-09-30
Document created in: James Cook University

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Summary

Scientific title

Fibrin glue in skin grafts for skin cancer

Abstract for the general public

This project will consist of a few parts. Firstly a literature review of the use of fibrin glue. Fibrin glue may be better than sutures or staples for skin cancer excisions. This study will compare using glue or staples. A survey of surgeons in regards to this skin glue and the extent of use will also be done to tell which surgeons don’t use glue.

Information for classification purposes

Date commenced

2016-09-27

Advisors, co-workers, project organisation and funding

Tutor

Venkat N Vangaveti
School of Medicine and Dentistry
Clare Heal
JCU Mackay
Ronny Gunnarsson
Docent, James Cook University Australia and R&D unit for primary health care Sodra Alvsborg County Sweden

Ethics and other project databases

Waiver of the need for individual consent

A waiver of the need for individual consent is not and will not be applied for

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