Silicon gel sheeting for preventing and treating hypertrophic and keloid scars (Protocol)

Lisa Jane O'Brien

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This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows:

The aim of this systematic review is to determine the effectiveness of silicon gel sheeting in:

a) prevention of scarring in subjects with newly healed wounds (e.g. post surgical)
b) treatment of scarring in subjects with keloid OR hypertrophic scars after any type of wound
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-5
Number of pages5
JournalCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 22 Jul 2002
Externally publishedYes

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