Influence of Obesity on Groin Surgical Site Infections after Vascular Surgery
Surgical site infections are a significant risk after vascular surgical procedures and can be due to a multitude of contributing factors. The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of obesity on the infection rates of vascular surgery patients undergoing groin incisions and evaluate other confounding factors.
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(2012). Influence of Obesity on Groin Surgical Site Infections after Vascular Surgery. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 55 (6), PS126, 59S.