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    Trauma Myths

    By Ron W. Pelton, MD, PhD
    Annual Meeting 2013

    Are your ideas about wound care based on science or habit? In this 2013 Oculofacial Plastic Surgery Subspecialty Day presentation, Dr. Ron Pelton presents 10 common myths about wound care that challenge conventional thinking. Dr. Pelton says many surgeons base their wound care practices on anecdotal evidence, myths, misconceptions, habit, and fear of litigation. His presentation reviews logical, evidence-based approaches  that may inspire you to revise your old habits.