Surgical Site Infections After Pediatric Spine Surgery.


Surgical site infection (SSI) after spinal deformity surgery is a complication in the pediatric population resulting in high morbidity and cost. Despite modern surgical techniques and preventative strategies, the incidence remains substantial, especially in the neuromuscular population. This review focuses on recent advancements in identification of risk… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ocl.2015.09.001


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@article{Floccari2016SurgicalSI, title={Surgical Site Infections After Pediatric Spine Surgery.}, author={Lorena V Floccari and Todd A. Milbrandt}, journal={The Orthopedic clinics of North America}, year={2016}, volume={47 2}, pages={387-94} }