Video: Glue as a Wound Closure Method, Part 1

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There are lots of ways to skin a cat, but how many ways can you close a cat’s skin? Well, just about as many as you can close a human’s skin! Joe Alton, MD, aka Dr. Bones, co-author of the Survival Medicine Handbook, talks about the benefits of skin adhesives as a wound closure method and their limitations. Part 1 of a 2 part series corresponding to a recent article on the same topic.

Wishing you the best of health in good times or bad,

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Joe Alton, MD

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