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Cyanoacrylate microbial sealants for skin preparation prior to surgery

  1. Allyson Lipp1,*,
  2. Cheryl Phillips2,
  3. Paul Harris3,
  4. Iwan Dowie2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Wounds Group

Published Online: 21 AUG 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 3 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008062.pub3


How to Cite

Lipp A, Phillips C, Harris P, Dowie I. Cyanoacrylate microbial sealants for skin preparation prior to surgery. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD008062. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008062.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Care Sciences, University of South Wales, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Care Sciences, University of Glamorgan, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff, UK

  3. 3

    Princess of Wales Hospital, Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University NHS Trust, Main Theatres, Bridgend, UK

*Allyson Lipp, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, Department of Care Sciences, University of South Wales, Glyn Taff Campus, Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff, CF37 1DL, UK. allyson.lipp@southwales.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 21 AUG 2013

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[Figure 1]
Figure 1. 'Risk of bias' summary: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item for each included study.
[Figure 2]
Figure 2. Risk of bias graph: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item presented as percentages across all included studies.
[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 Microbial sealant compared with no microbial sealant, Outcome 1 Surgical site infection.