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1ECONOMICS/24888
2“COSTS AND COST ANALYSIS”/35819
3COST ALLOCATION/1822
4COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS/41572
5COST CONTROL/17398
6COST SAVINGS/5851
7COST OF ILLNESS/9901
8COST SHARING/1331
9HEALTH CARE COSTS/15994
10DIRECT SERVICE COSTS/821
11DRUG COSTS/8254
12EMPLOYER HEALTH COSTS/977
13HOSPITAL COSTS/5407
14HEALTH RESOURCES/6052
15“HEALTH SERVICES NEEDS AND DEMAND”/27844
16HEALTH PRIORITIES/6465
17HEALTH EXPENDITURES/9713
18CAPITAL EXPENDITURES/1807
19FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT/14207
20FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, HOSPITAL/6797
21QUALITY-ADJUSTED LIFE YEARS/3201
22“DEDUCTIBLES AND COINSURANCE”/1146
23MEDICAL SAVINGS ACCOUNTS/375
24ECONOMICS, HOSPITAL/8283
25ECONOMICS, MEDICAL/6755
26ECONOMICS, NURSING/3753
27ECONOMICS, PHARMACEUTICAL/1847
28MODELS, ECONOMIC/2970
29MODELS, ECONOMETRIC/2628
30RESOURCE ALLOCATION/5742
31HEALTH CARE RATIONING/8673
32“FEES AND CHARGES”/7170
33BUDGETS/7477
34VALUE OF LIFE/4881
35(financ$ or fiscal$ or funding).tw.51412
36(QALY$ or life?year$).tw.1892
37(econom$ or cost$).tw.267052
38pharmacoeconomic$.tw.1818
39ec.fs.233262
40or/1–39537596
41SURGICAL WOUND INFECTION/21984
42SURGICAL WOUND DEHISCENCE/4685
43(SSI or SSTI).tw.1635
44WOUND INFECTION/7571
45INFECTION CONTROL/13347
46((wound? or incision$) adj3 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).tw.15500
47((surger$ or surgical$) adj3 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).tw.8982
48BACTERIAL INFECTION/pc6584
49or/41–4864963
50ELECTROCOAGULATION/8625
51((surg$ or cut$ or incis$) adj3 diatherm$).tw.171
52(harmonic adj3 scalpel?).tw.377
53((cut$ or surg$ or scalpel?) adj3 laser?).tw.4961
54LASER THERAPY/26881
55((knife or knives or scalpel? or surg$ or incis$) adj3 laser$).tw.4762
56ELECTROSURGERY/3056
57(electrosurg$ or electrocaut$ or electro surg$ or electro caut$).tw.3590
58CAUTERY/1041
59or/50–5841642
60and/49,59384
61and/40,6014
62limit 61 to english language11

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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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