postoperative infection

Known as: infections post op, post-op infection, infection postoperative 
Any infection documented following a surgical procedure that was not evident or suspected prior to the procedure.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Background:Skeletal muscle depletion (sarcopenia) predicts morbidity and mortality in the elderly and cancer patients.Methods:We… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT The Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP) aims to reduce surgical infectious complication rates through measurement… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
STUDY DESIGN This is a multivariate analysis of a prospectively collected database. OBJECTIVE To determine preoperative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Because of the immunomodulatory effects of transfusion, we attempted to identify factors associated with blood product… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To investigate the influence of blood derivatives on the acquisition of severe postoperative infection (SPI) in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVES To determine whether continued methotrexate treatment increases the risk of postoperative infections or of surgical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES To determined the relationship between perioperative glucose control and postoperative nosocomial infection rate is… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
The discovery of leptin has imparted great impetus to adipose tissue research by demonstrating a more active role for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We evaluated the results of treatment for ninety-seven patients (106 infections in ninety-eight hips) who had had either an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Computer Standards and Interfaces Special Issue on Neural Networks (5), 1994 Advanced Supervised Learning in Multi-layer… (More)
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