An Appraisal of Barrier Agents in the Reduction of Adhesion Formation Following Surgery

David B. Seifer, Michael Peter Diamond, Alan H. Decherney

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Reduction of pelvic adhesion formation and reformation represents a major challenge for the reproductive pelvic surgeon. Recently developed barrier methods appear promising, offering the advantage of nonsystemic therapy. Presented is a review of the literature and appraisal of the evolution of barrier agents. The current state-of-the-art barrier agent Interceed (TC-7) is discussed. (J GYNECOL SURG 6:3, 1990)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3-10
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Gynecologic Surgery
Volume6
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990
Externally publishedYes

Fingerprint

Therapeutics
Surgeons

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Cite this

An Appraisal of Barrier Agents in the Reduction of Adhesion Formation Following Surgery. / Seifer, David B.; Diamond, Michael Peter; Decherney, Alan H.

In: Journal of Gynecologic Surgery, Vol. 6, No. 1, 01.01.1990, p. 3-10.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

@article{2af6caea21d84c128f9face417d2124c,
title = "An Appraisal of Barrier Agents in the Reduction of Adhesion Formation Following Surgery",
abstract = "Reduction of pelvic adhesion formation and reformation represents a major challenge for the reproductive pelvic surgeon. Recently developed barrier methods appear promising, offering the advantage of nonsystemic therapy. Presented is a review of the literature and appraisal of the evolution of barrier agents. The current state-of-the-art barrier agent Interceed (TC-7) is discussed. (J GYNECOL SURG 6:3, 1990)",
author = "Seifer, {David B.} and Diamond, {Michael Peter} and Decherney, {Alan H.}",
year = "1990",
month = "1",
day = "1",
doi = "10.1089/gyn.1990.6.3",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "6",
pages = "3--10",
journal = "Journal of Gynecologic Surgery",
issn = "1042-4067",
publisher = "Mary Ann Liebert Inc.",
number = "1",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - An Appraisal of Barrier Agents in the Reduction of Adhesion Formation Following Surgery

AU - Seifer, David B.

AU - Diamond, Michael Peter

AU - Decherney, Alan H.

PY - 1990/1/1

Y1 - 1990/1/1

N2 - Reduction of pelvic adhesion formation and reformation represents a major challenge for the reproductive pelvic surgeon. Recently developed barrier methods appear promising, offering the advantage of nonsystemic therapy. Presented is a review of the literature and appraisal of the evolution of barrier agents. The current state-of-the-art barrier agent Interceed (TC-7) is discussed. (J GYNECOL SURG 6:3, 1990)

AB - Reduction of pelvic adhesion formation and reformation represents a major challenge for the reproductive pelvic surgeon. Recently developed barrier methods appear promising, offering the advantage of nonsystemic therapy. Presented is a review of the literature and appraisal of the evolution of barrier agents. The current state-of-the-art barrier agent Interceed (TC-7) is discussed. (J GYNECOL SURG 6:3, 1990)

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0025311742&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0025311742&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1089/gyn.1990.6.3

DO - 10.1089/gyn.1990.6.3

M3 - Article

VL - 6

SP - 3

EP - 10

JO - Journal of Gynecologic Surgery

JF - Journal of Gynecologic Surgery

SN - 1042-4067

IS - 1

ER -