• Innovative cost-effective application of donut dressing in skin grafting

    4 monthes ago - By Journal of Cutaneous Online

    Chirra Likhitha Reddy, Ravi Kumar Chittoria, Konda Sireesha Reddy, Vinayak Chavan, Abhinav Aggarwal, Saurabh Gupta, Padma Lakshmi Bharathi Mohan
    Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2021 14(1):123-125
    One of the measures for the successful take of a skin graft is the prevention of friction, especially in cases of pressure ulcers in patients with head injury leading to altered sensorium. With existing measures such as the use of a pressure-relieving bed, frequent change of position, etc graft loss is common. Some additional measures are required. This study highlights the role of a...
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  • Keystone flap for postburn finger flexion contracture release

    4 monthes ago - By Journal of Cutaneous Online

    Saurabh Gupta, Ravi Kumar Chittoria, Vinayak Chavan, Abhinav Aggarwal, Chirra Likhitha Reddy, Padmalakshmi B Mohan, K Shijina, Imran Pathan
    Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2021 14(1):119-122
    Flexion contracture of finger is a major cause of disability in postburn patients. Various methods have been described to cover the resultant defect after surgical release of finger flexion contracture. Local flaps are used when there is sufficient tissue available on lateral sides of the finger to recruit into the defect. Keystone flap can be designed on volar aspect of finger to cover
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