Surgical site infections in orthopaedic trauma

T.G. Guitton & D. Ring
Objective: Orthopaedic surgical-site infections (SSI) prolong hospital stays, double re-hospitalization rates, and increase healthcare costs. In addition, orthopaedic SSI’s are associated with greater physical limitations and reduced health-related quality of life. The purpose of this study is[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]