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Abscess Incision and Loop Drainage presentation for CEP America EDMD's in Humboldt County

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VessiLoop Presentation Presentation Transcript

  • 1. Using the VessiLoopFor Abscess Incision and Loop Drainage (I&LD) Veronica Bonales, M.D. CEPAmerica Emergency Physician
  • 2. Abscesses• University of Illinois, Peoria• One hundred fifteen patients underwent drainage procedures as described; 01/02 - 10-07; Age, 19 days to 20.5 years; Drain duration, 10.4 days (3-24 days); 50% had methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, 26% had methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus, and 9% streptococcal species. 6 required re-operation - 4 with loop drains and 2 with incision and packing with complete healing.
  • 3. Abscesses• University of Indiana, Riley Hospital for Children• One hundred twenty-eight patients were treated over a 14-month period. Age 5 weeks to 18 years. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus was identified in 76% of the cultured specimens. Average length of drain use was 9 days (range, 5-29 days). There were no local recurrences of subcutaneous abscesses. There was no morbidity related to the drainage procedures.
  • 4. Abscesses• Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo• 18 patients, 11 under age of 2, MRSA in 55%, drains in place 7.9 days; after 60 days, no incomplete or recurrent abscesses noted
  • 5. VessiLoop - Used by surgeons as a Vessel Loop - Sterile - Made of silicone - Latex-free - Two loops per package
  • 6. VessiLoop
  • 7. Location
  • 8. Why I&LD?• Better tolerated by patients• More patient involvement with self-care• Better cosmesis• More cost-effective
  • 9. Why I&LD?
  • 10. I&LD
  • 11. Abscesses
  • 12. Insertclamp I&LD here
  • 13. I&LD
  • 14. I&LD
  • 15. I&LD
  • 16. I&LD
  • 17. I&LD
  • 18. References• J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Jul;45(7):1562-6; Minimally invasive technique in treatment of complex, subcutaneous abscesses in children. Ladd AP, Levy MS, Quilty J.• J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Mar;45(3):606-9. Incision and loop drainage: a minimally invasive technique for subcutaneous abscess management in children. Tsoraides SS, Pearl RH, Stanfill AB, Wallace LJ, Vegunta RK.