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$)).tw.59
7WOUND INFECTION/1395
8INFECTION CONTROL/10095
9BACTERIAL INFECTION/pc363
10or/1–914522
11((surg$ or cut$ or incis$) adj3 diatherm$).tw.4
12(harmonic adj3 scalpel?).tw.17
13((cut$ or surg$ or scalpel?) adj3 laser?).tw.306
14LASERS/1209
15((knife or knives or incis$) adj3 laser$).tw.9
16ELECTROSURGERY/333
17(electrosurg$ or electrocaut$ or electro surg$ or electro caut$).tw.262
18CAUTERY/144
19or/11–182004
20and/10,1913
21limit 20 to english12

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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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