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Surgery Research and Practice
Volume 2015, Article ID 303560, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/303560
Clinical Study

Negative Pressure Incision Management System in the Prevention of Groin Wound Infection in Vascular Surgery Patients

Department of Vascular Surgery, Isala Zwolle, 8025 AB Zwolle, Netherlands

Received 13 June 2015; Accepted 12 October 2015

Academic Editor: Axel Larena-Avellaneda

Copyright © 2015 Jan H. Koetje et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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