Risk Factors of Surgical Site Infection After Hepatectomy for Liver Cancers

@article{Kobayashi2008RiskFO,
  title={Risk Factors of Surgical Site Infection After Hepatectomy for Liver Cancers},
  author={Shin Kobayashi and Naoto Gotohda and Toshio Nakagohri and Shinichiro Takahashi and Masaru Konishi and Taira Kinoshit{\'a}},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={33},
  pages={312-317}
}
Risk factors of surgical site infection (SSI) after hepatectomy under the guideline of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are not well examined. Hospital records of consecutive patients who underwent hepatectomy without biliary reconstruction for liver cancers were reviewed retrospectively. Prophylactic antibiotics were given to patients just… CONTINUE READING