Temporal Trends in Deep SSIs After Six Orthopedic Procedures

Surgical site infections (SSIs) are important postoperative complications. They are associated with a longer hospital stay, reoperation, temporary prosthesis removal, and prolonged antimicrobial therapy. In this study, we evaluated the incidence of SSIs after total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA). We also assessed the risk factors associated with SSIs. Overall Incidence SSIs […]

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