Risk factors for surgical site infection after low transverse cesarean section

  • Olsen M
  • Butler A
  • Willers D
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Independent risk factors for surgical site infection (SSI) after cesarean section have not been well documented, despite the large number of cesarean sections performed and the relatively common occurrence of SSI.

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  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents: therapeutic use
  • Antibiotic Prophylaxis
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Cephalosporins
  • Cephalosporins: therapeutic use
  • Cesarean Section
  • Cesarean Section: adverse effects
  • Cesarean Section: methods
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Population Surveillance
  • Pregnancy
  • Risk Factors
  • Surgical Wound Infection
  • Surgical Wound Infection: epidemiology
  • Surgical Wound Infection: etiology
  • Surgical Wound Infection: prevention & control

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  • M.A. Olsen

  • A.M. Butler

  • D.M. Willers

  • Preetishma Devkota

  • G.A. Gross

  • V.J. Fraser

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