Tissue Adhesives for Laceration Repair During Sporting Events.Quinn, James M.D.; Kissick, James M.D.Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine: October 1994 Original Article: PDF Only Abstract Physicians covering sporting events are often required to repair lacerations. Traditionally these lacerations have been sutured. Some of these lacerations may be closed with a tissue adhesive. Tissue adhesives have been available for many years. The benefits and potential problems of these substances are discussed as well as proper wound selection and application. (C) Lippincott-Raven Publishers.