Prevention and management of cesarean wound infection

Academic Article


  • © 2014 Elsevier Inc. Cesarean wound infections represent a significant health and economic burden. Several modifiable risk factors have been identified for their development. Understanding these risks and techniques to manage cesarean wounds is essential for providers. In this article, these factors and prophylactic and therapeutic interventions are reviewed.
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  • Fitzwater JL; Tita ATN
  • Start Page

  • 671
  • End Page

  • 689
  • Volume

  • 41
  • Issue

  • 4