See the Derma-Stent in action courtesy of Dr. Larry Mellick, used here with two incisions on a cutaneous abscess.
Derma-Stent is undergoing clinical trial at Wayne State University to measure outcomes in comparison to packing gauze. For more info, see: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03171714
1) Drain abscess using 1 or 2 incisions.
2) Measure the abscess along the Derma-Stent. Cut to appropriate size.
3) Insert Derma-Stent into abscess cavity.
4) Remove Derma-Stent in accordance with clinician instructions.