Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

, Volume 43, Issue 4, pp 1120–1121 | Cite as

Continuous Negative Pressure Drain is Associated with Better Outcome: A Randomized Prospective Trial in Plastic Surgery Patients

  • Panxi Yu
  • Xiaonan Yang
  • Zuoliang QiEmail author
Letter to the Editor


Compliance with Ethical Standards


All the authors declare that they have no financial or personal interference with other people or organizations that inappropriately influence their work.

Ethical Approval

This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any author.

Informed Consent

Informed consent is not required for this type of study.


  1. 1.
    Jiang T, Li J, Ren J (2018) Continuous negative pressure drain is associated with better outcome: a randomized prospective trial in plastic surgery patients. Aesth Plast Surg. Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Borgquist O, Ingemansson R, Malmsjö M (2011) Individualizing the use of negative pressure wound therapy for optimal wound healing: a focused review of the literature. Ostomy Wound Manage 57:44–54Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Lee KN, Ben-Nakhi M, Park EJ, Hong JP (2015) Cyclic negative pressure wound therapy: an alternative mode to intermittent system. Int Wound J 12:686–692CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Armstrong DG, Lavery LA, Consortium DFS (2005) Negative pressure wound therapy after partial diabetic foot amputation: a multicentre, randomised controlled trial. The Lancet 366:1704–1710CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Evans D, Land L (2001) Topical negative pressure for treating chronic wounds: a systematic review. Br J Plast Surg 54:238–242CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature and International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The 16th Department, Plastic Surgery HospitalChinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical CollegeBeijingChina

Personalised recommendations