Major finding: OSI rates did not differ significantly between laparoscopic and open surgery for uncomplicated appendicitis (0.8% vs. 1.7%,...
Abstract not available. Introduction provided instead. Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection is a common sexually transmitted disease (STD) that may...
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In the study reported here, we retrospectively evaluated short-term results of knee arthrodesis using the Wichita® fusion nail (WFN) in patients...
Infection after primary joint arthroplasty is responsible for severe morbidity to the patients and staggering costs to society.
Major finding: An estimated 648,000 inpatients at U.S. acute care hospitals had approximately 721,800 health care–associated infections in 2011,...