About this Research Topic
This topic will provide comprehensive information on the biology, mechanisms, prevention and treatment of surgery-related infections. It will cover a wide range of sub-topics including:
-Epidemiology and prevention
-Sepsis and antisepsis in the Operating Department
-Peritonitis and intraabdominal abscesses
-Surgical site infections
-Sepsis, organ dysfunction syndrome
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