Preventing Surgical Site Infections: Is it just too Sweet?

  title={Preventing Surgical Site Infections: Is it just too Sweet?},
  author={Calvin S. H. Ng and Randolph H. L. Wong and Malcolm John Underwood},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
Dear Editor, We read with interest the article by Diana et al. [1] on measures to prevent surgical site infections (SSI) by surgeons. The survey reported that nutritional screening is being regularly conducted by 50% of surgeons before major surgery. It also found widely differing strategies adopted by surgeons to prevent SSI, with low adherence to the… CONTINUE READING