EMBASE 1980 to 2007 Week 40

#Search historyResults
1ECONOMICS/5404
2HEALTH ECONOMICS/9545
3ECONOMIC EVALUATION/3823
4COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS/27161
5COST CONTROL/15710
6COST EFFECTIVENESS ANALYSIS/51051
7COST MINIMIZATION ANALYSIS/1221
8COST OF ILLNESS/4142
9COST UTILITY ANALYSIS/2057
10COST/19482
11HEALTH CARE COST/55167
12DRUG COST/31039
13HEALTH CARE FINANCING/8797
14HOSPITAL COST/5924
15SOCIOECONOMICS/27914
16ECONOMIC ASPECT/68311
17QUALITY-ADJUSTED LIFE YEARS/3254
18FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT/21311
19PHARMACOECONOMICS/895
20RESOURCE ALLOCATION/6909
21(financ$ or fiscal$ or funding).tw.36058
22(QALY$ or life?year$).tw.1744
23(econom$ or cost$).tw.215490
24pharmacoeconomic$.tw.2416
25or/1–24385460
26SURGICAL INFECTION/3700
27POSTOPERATIVE INFECTION/13587
28WOUND INFECTION/13770
29((surger$ or surgical$) adj5 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).ti,ab.11102
30((wound? or incision$) adj5 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).ti,ab.13290
31INFECTION CONTROL/22931
32(SSI or SSTI).ti,ab.1194
33or/26–3263892
34(hair? adj5 remov$).ti,ab.651
35(hair? adj3 clip$).ti,ab.64
36clipp$.ti,ab.4518
37shav$.ti,ab.2014
38razor$.ti,ab.454
39depilat$.ti,ab.342
40(hair? adj3 (wax$ or sugar$ or pluck$)).ti,ab.209
41(hair adj3 eliminat$).ti,ab.39
42(hair? adj3 eradicat$).ti,ab.10
43(hair remov$ adj3 (cream? or solution? or product? or preparat$)).ti,ab.9
44or/34–437961
4533 and 44153
46and/25,4518
47limit 46 to english language12

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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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