The effect of body mass index on the risk of surgical site infection

@inproceedings{Meijs2015TheEO,
  title={The effect of body mass index on the risk of surgical site infection},
  author={AP Meijs and SC de Greeff and MC Vos and SE Geerlings and M B Koek},
  booktitle={Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control},
  year={2015}
}
Methods We included data on SSIs collected in 2012 and 2013 in the Dutch surveillance network PREZIES. A selection of frequently performed surgical procedures across different specialisms was made: laparoscopic cholecystectomy, open colectomy, laparoscopic colectomy, abdominal hysterectomy, Caesarean section, mastectomy, lumpectomy, total hip prosthesis and… CONTINUE READING