Minilaparotomy Wound Edge Protector (Lap-Protector): A New Device

Nakagoe T, Sawai T, Tsuji T, Nanashima A, Jibiki M-A, Yamaguchi H, Yasutake T, Ayabe H, Shimomura K

An observation of a new device included 36 patients undergoing minilaparotomy for colorectal or gastric cancer indicated that use of the Lap-Protector is safe and useful in preventing infections and cancer cell contamination of the wound site.