||A successful attempt to prevent postoperative adhesions between the mediastinum and a lung: a canine model.
Hamaji, MasatsuguNakamura, Tatsuo
General thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
484 , 2015-05-23 , Springer Japan
A bioabsorbable sheet was sutured to cover the right-sided mediastinal pleurectomy defect, whereas not in a control. There was a significant difference in mediastinal adhesions with a lung between the groups. Our findings suggested that the sheet may prevent postoperative adhesions between the mediastinum and a lung.