Publications and Research

Journal Publications

Karlock A, Napolitano R (2020) Closed-Incision Negative Pressure Therapy in Place of Surgical Drain Placement in Plantar Fibroma Excision Surgery: A Case Series. Cureus 12 (7):e9110.

Napolitano R. August 2020, Advances in Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Dressings: Sealing the deal with V.A.C. DERMATAC™ Drape; available at dialoguesinwoundmanagement.com.

Carr A, Long J, Napolitano R, Cheney, N, Gittins, J. (2019) Tandem Specialty Management of Complex Lower Extremity Wounds: A Report of Three Cases. Cureus. 11 (11):e6193.

Napolitano R. (2018) Treatment of Acute Compartment Syndrome Sequela of the Leg: A Case Report Demonstrating Negative Pressure Wound Therapy with Instillation and Dwell Utilizing a Novel Dressing and Serial Automated Suction Blister Epidermal Harvesting and Grafting. Cureus. 10 (10):e3443.

Conference Abstract Publications

Karlock A, Napolitano R (2020) Closed-Incision Negative Pressure in Plantar Fibroma Excision Surgery: A Case Series. Presented at: Symposium on Advanced Wound Care, Fall 2020 Virtual.

Napolitano R. Wound Bed Preparation of Lower Extremity Wounds Using Negative Pressure Wound Therapy With Instillation: Taking Cost Into Consideration. Pending presentation at: Symposium on Advanced Wound Care; July 2020; Charlotte, NC.

Kharkar P, Napolitano R, Obst MA, Lantis J, Pennington M, Harrison J, Reider K, Faust E, Speyrer M, West J, Cole W. Assessment of a Novel Drape Containing Acrylic and Silicone-based Adhesives When Using Negative Pressure Wound Therapy. Presented at: Symposium on Advanced Wound Care; November 2019; Las Vegas, NV.

Napolitano R. Early Use of a Novel Acrylic-Silicone Hybrid Drape With Negative Pressure Wound Therapy in Lower Extremity Wounds. Presented at: Symposium on Advanced Wound Care; November 2019; Las Vegas, NV.

Napolitano R. Clinical Experience With Single-Use, Mechanically Powered Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Device for Outpatient Management of Lower Extremity Wounds. Presented at: Symposium on Advanced Wound Care; November 2019; Las Vegas, NV.

Napolitano R. Outpatient Management of Lower Extremity Wounds Using a Mechanically Powered Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Device. Presented at: Symposium on Advanced Wound Care; November 2018; Las Vegas, NV.

Napolitano R. Complex Lower Limb Wound Cleansing With Negative Pressure Wound Therapy With Instillation and Dwell Time. Presented at: Symposium on Advanced Wound Care; November 2018; Las Vegas, NV.

Napolitano R. Managing Lower Extremity Wounds with a Mechanically Powered Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Device in the Outpatient Setting. Presented at: American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair; October 2018; Chicago, IL.