Treatment of Subcutaneous Abdominal Wound Healing Impairment after surgery without fascial dehiscence by Vacuum Assisted Closure™ (SAWHI–V.A.C.® Study) versus standard conventional wound therapy

Dörthe Seidel, Stefanie De Lange, Rolf Lefering & Edmund Neugebauer
Introduction: A decision of the Federal Joint Committee Germany states that negative pressure wound therapy is not accepted as a standard therapy with full reimbursement by the health insurance companies in Germany. This decision is based on the rapid report and the final report of the Institute for[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]