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Microbial Study of Surgical Drain Cultures

  • M. Montminy
  • G.-A. Daigle
  • P. Gagnon
  • D. Laflamme
  • J. Nolin
  • D. Mercier
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Abstract

A prospective study was undertaken at the Hôtel - Dieu de Lévis Hospital, covering a period of eight years, to assess the predictability of orthopedic surgical infections before the appearance of clinical signs and symptoms. We used surgical drain cultures for our investigation.

Keywords

Drain Removal Deep Wound Infection Streptococcus Viridans Deep Wind Infection Mixed Flora 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Montminy
  • G.-A. Daigle
  • P. Gagnon
  • D. Laflamme
  • J. Nolin
  • D. Mercier

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