Intervention Review

Pin site care for preventing infections associated with external bone fixators and pins

  1. Anne Lethaby1,*,
  2. Jenny Temple2,
  3. Julie Santy-Tomlinson3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Wounds Group

Published Online: 3 DEC 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 5 SEP 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004551.pub3


How to Cite

Lethaby A, Temple J, Santy-Tomlinson J. Pin site care for preventing infections associated with external bone fixators and pins. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD004551. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004551.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Auckland, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Auckland, New Zealand

  2. 2

    University of Plymouth, Faculty of Health & Social Work, Drake Circus, Plymouth, UK

  3. 3

    University of Hull, Faculty of Health & Social Care, Hull, East Yorkshire, UK

*Anne Lethaby, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, 1142, New Zealand. a.lethaby@auckland.ac.nz.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 3 DEC 2013

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