Distinction of Risk Factors for Superficial vs Organ-Space Surgical Site Infections After Pancreatic Surgery.


Importance Surgical site infection (SSI) rates are increasingly used as a quality metric. However, risk factors for SSI in pancreatic surgery remain undefined. Objective To stratify superficial and organ-space SSIs after pancreatectomy and investigate their modifiable risk factors. Design, Setting, and Participants This retrospective analysis included… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jamasurg.2017.2155

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