Surgical site infection in clean and clean-contaminated cases.

  title={Surgical site infection in clean and clean-contaminated cases.},
  author={Sunil Lilani and N Jangale and Anuradha Chowdhary and Gustad Daver},
  journal={Indian journal of medical microbiology},
  volume={23 4},
The rate of surgical site infections and the frequency of various pathogens causing surgical site infection with their antibiotic resistance pattern in general surgery units were studied. In the period from May 2001 to July 2002, 190 patients admitted for surgery (clean and clean-contaminated elective cases) were assessed preoperatively, intraoperatively… CONTINUE READING