Publications:

Townsend, K.L., Akeroyd, J., Russell, D.S, Kruzic, J.J., Robertson, B.L., & Lear, W. (In press). Comparing the tolerability of a novel wound closure device using a porcine model. Advances in Wound Care. https://tinyurl.com/y8ttwxo9

Townsend, K.L., Lear, W., Robertson, B.L, & Kruzic, J.J. (2016). Buried absorbable polyglactin 910 sutures do not result in stronger wounds in porcine full thickness skin incisions. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 63, 386-389. doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2016.06.033

Akeroyd, J., Lear, W., Kitada, H., Plauntz, L. (2017). Nurses' experience removing superficial non-absorbable sutures from the skin: wound overgrowth of sutures complicates the procedure. Journal of Dermatology Nurses’ Association. https://tinyurl.com/y8jkxxg4