Rabih Darouiche

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Surgical site infections

Surgical site infections What is the impact of surgical site infections? Approximately 27 million surgical procedures are performed in the United States each year, with up to 5% resulting in surgical site infections (SSI). Trends in the incidence of SSI are monitored by the National Nosocomial Infections Surveillance (NNIS) system of the Centers for Disease…

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