Wrist tourniquet: The most patient-friendly way of bloodless hand surgery

Karalezli N., Ogun C. O., Ogun T. C., Yidirim S., Tuncay İ.

JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE, vol.62, no.3, pp.750-754, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The literature is scarce on wrist tourniquets. In this study, three well-established locations of tourniquet setting including upper arm, proximal forearm, and wrist were compared on the same limb using both clinical as well as biochemical variables in paramedical volunteers.