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
27WOUND INFECTION/13770
28POSTOPERATIVE INFECTION/13587
29POSTOPERATIVE COMPLICATIONS/90726
30((surger$ or surgical$) adj5 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).ti,ab.11102
31((wound? or incision$) adj5 (infect$ or sepsis or septic$ or dehiscen$)).ti,ab.13290
32(SSI or SSTI).ti,ab.1194
33or/26–32125196
34STAPHYLOCOCCAL INFECTION/5568
35STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS/39149
36staph$ aureus.ti,ab.35611
37MRSA.ti,ab.5702
38methicillin resistant staph$.ti,ab.6772
39s aureus.ti,ab.12271
40or/34–3954769
41and/33,403436
42ANTIINFECTIVE AGENT/31188
43TOPICAL ANTIINFECTIVE AGENT/173
44CHLORHEXIDINE/4820
45naseptin.ti,ab.7
46chlorhexidine.ti,ab.2315
47PSEUDOMONIC ACID/2549
48mupirocin.ti,ab.747
49“TEA TREE OIL”/396
50Melaleuca alternifolia.ti,ab.100
51tea tree.ti,ab.236
52SKIN DECONTAMINATION/671
53decontaminat$.ti,ab.4400
54or/42–5342784
55and/41,54465
56NOSE CAVITY/2841
57NOSE MUCOSA/5609
58NASOPHARYNX/3043
59OROPHARYNX/2572
60nares.ti,ab.800
61nasal.ti,ab.44753
62(nose or noses).ti,ab.14634
63oropharyn$.ti,ab.7635
64nasopharyn$.ti,ab.12094
65pharyn$.ti,ab.16607
66mouth.ti,ab.19728
67(oral or orally).ti,ab.250734
68INTRANASAL DRUG ADMINISTRATION/7257
69(intranasal$ or intra nasal$).ti,ab.10141
70or/56–69351385
71and/55,70115
72and/25,7112

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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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