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Surgical wound

Known as: Incisions, Surgical, Wound, Surgical, Surgical Wounds 
An incision made during a surgical procedure.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
In the United States, chronic wounds affect 6.5 million patients. An estimated excess of US$25 billion is spent annually on… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Minimally invasive, laparoscopically assisted surgery was first considered in 1990 for patients undergoing colectomy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Abstract Objective To assess the level of agreement between common definitions of wound infection that might be used as… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
Healing of wounds, whether from accidental injury or surgical intervention, involves the activity of an intricate network of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Angiogenesis is an essential component of normal wound repair, yet the primary mediators of wound angiogenesis have not been well… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Background: Tissue injury induces central sensitization in the spinal cord dorsal horn neurons via mechanisms involving N‐methyl… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Fluid from acute surgical wounds and from nonhealing pressure ulcers was examined for the presence of several matrix… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Prophylactic administration of antibiotics can decrease postoperative morbidity, shorten hospitalization, and reduce the overall… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Recent evidence suggests that surgical incision and other noxious perioperative events may induce prolonged changes in central… Expand
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
A prospective study was made of 23,649 surgical wounds. All wounds were examined by one person for 28 days after operation… Expand