Surgical site infection after gastrointestinal surgery in high-income, middle-income, and low-income countries: a prospective, international, multicentre cohort study
LANCET INFECTIOUS DISEASES, vol.18, no.5, pp.516-525, 2018 (SCI-Expanded)
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LANCET INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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Background Surgical site infection (SSI) is one of the most common infections associated with health care, but its importance as a global health priority is not fully understood. We quantified the burden of SSI after gastrointestinal surgery in countries in all parts of the world.