CINAHL - Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature 1982 to December Week 1 2007

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1SURGICAL WOUND INFECTION/2018
2SURGICAL WOUND DEHISCENCE/217
3(SSI or SSTI).tw.455
4((wound? or incision$) adj3 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).tw.1333
5((surger$ or surgical$) adj3 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).tw.1024
6((post operative$ or post surgical$) adj3 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$)).tw.59
7WOUND INFECTION/1395
8INFECTION CONTROL/10095
9BACTERIAL INFECTION/pc363
10or/1–914522
11ANTI-INFECTIVE AGENTS, LOCAL/1201
12POVIDONE-IODINE/220
13CHLORHEXIDINE/616
14DISINFECTION/2995
15DETERGENTS/102
16IODINE/348
17IODINE COMPOUNDS/68
18betadine.tw.33
19SODIUM CHLORIDE/402
20saline.tw,hw.2291
21WATER/1485
22(water or H2O).tw.6765
23HYDROGEN PEROXIDE/239
24hydrogen peroxide.tw.252
25SODIUM HYPOCHLORITE/154
26eusol.tw.10
27shurclens?.tw.1
28(pluronic f 68 or pluronic f68).tw.1
29DISINFECTANTS/681
30exp SOLUTIONS/2724
31(alcohol or spirit?).tw.14318
32exp ALCOHOLS/3173
33procaine spirit?.tw.2
34BATHS/922
35HYDROTHERAPY/585
36IRRIGATION/1091
37(shower$ or bath$).tw.1744
38(soak$ or irrigat$ or hydrotherap$ hydro therap$).tw.698
39jacuzzi.tw.2
40(whirlpool? or whirl pool or hot tub).tw.85
41PRESSURE/1682
42pressur$.tw.26420
43or/11–4260432
44(wound? adj3 clean$).tw.226
45(wound? adj3 irrigat$).tw.73
46or/44–45286
47and/10,432136
48and/46–4767
49limit 48 to english65

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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.

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