Risk factors for surgical site infections in obstetrics: a retrospective study in an Ethiopian referral hospital


BACKGROUND Pregnant women are at risk of infection during labor and delivery. Infection in obstetrics accounts for the second most common cause of maternal mortality next to post partum hemorrhage. Knowing the prevalence and associated risk factors would help to undertake optimal precautions and standard surgical techniques to reduce surgical site infection… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13037-017-0138-9


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