CINAHL - Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature 1982 to November Week 5 2007

#Search historyResults
1SURGICAL WOUND INFECTION/2006
2SURGICAL WOUND DEHISCENCE/216
3(SSI or SSTI).tw.453
4((wound? or incision$) adj3 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).tw.1317
5((surger$ or surgical$) adj3 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).tw.1021
6((post operative$ or post surgical$) adj3 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$)).tw.59
7WOUND INFECTION/1384
8or/1–74666
9GLOVES/1305
10(glove or gloves or gloving).tw.1269
11overglove?.tw.0
12or/9–111862
13(draping or drape?).tw.168
14((wound? or incision$) adj1 (guard? or protector?)).tw.1
15PROTECTIVE CLOTHING/1342
16“BEDDING AND LINENS”/409
17(gown? or gowning).tw.241
18surgical scrubs.tw.16
19overgown$.tw.2
20(attire or theatrewear or theatre wear).tw.88
21(clothe? or clothing or apparel).tw.854
22CLOTHING/956
23or/13–223489
24steril$.tw.2166
25disposable.tw.566
26impregnated.tw.216
27“STERILIZATION AND DISINFECTION”/2990
28or/24–275044
29OPERATING ROOMS/3242
30(surg$ or operating room? or theatre? or surgical suite?).tw.51098
31(perioperative$ or intraoperative$ or intra operative$).tw,hw.14763
32or/29–3161255
33and/23,28245
34and/32–33117
35and/8,3424
36and/12,32318
37and/8,3632
38limit 37 to yr=“2006 – 2007”9
39or/35,3833
40limit 39 to english31

From: Search strategies

Cover of Surgical Site Infection
Surgical Site Infection: Prevention and Treatment of Surgical Site Infection.
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 74.
National Collaborating Centre for Women's and Children's Health (UK).
London: RCOG Press; 2008 Oct.
Copyright © 2008, National Collaborating Centre for Women’s and Children’s Health.

No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored or transmitted in any form or by any means, without the prior written permission of the publisher or, in the case of reprographic reproduction, in accordance with the terms of licences issued by the Copyright Licensing Agency in the UK [www.cla.co.uk]. Enquiries concerning reproduction outside the terms stated here should be sent to the publisher at the UK address printed on this page.

The use of registered names, trademarks, etc. in this publication does not imply, even in the absence of a specific statement, that such names are exempt from the relevant laws and regulations and therefore for general use.

PubMed Health. A service of the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.