Surgical Site Infections After Liver Transplantation: Prospective Surveillance and Evaluation of 250 Transplant Recipients in Canada.

@article{Natori2017SurgicalSI,
  title={Surgical Site Infections After Liver Transplantation: Prospective Surveillance and Evaluation of 250 Transplant Recipients in Canada.},
  author={Yoichiro Natori and Rawan Kassar and Aled Iaboni and Seyed M Hosseini-Moghaddam and James Vu and S Hamid Husain and Eberhard Ludwig Renner and David Grant and Coleman Rotstein},
  journal={Infection control and hospital epidemiology},
  year={2017},
  volume={38 9},
  pages={1084-1090}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the incidence of surgical-site infections (SSIs) in a cohort of liver transplant recipients and to assess risk factors predisposing patients to these infections. DESIGN Prospective observational cohort study. SETTING Single transplant center in Canada. PATIENTS Patients who underwent liver transplantation between February 2011 and… CONTINUE READING