Surgical site infection (SSI) is an important complication in the postoperative period of recipients of liver transplantation | American Journal of Infection Control
- There is a little research about surgical site infection in liver transplantation.
- Liver transplant recipients are exposed to different risk factors for SSI.
- There is no consensus in literature about risk factor for SSI among LT recipients.
Full reference: Oliveira, R.A. et al. (2017) Risk factors for development of surgical site infections among liver transplantation recipients: An integrative literature review. American Journal of Infection Control | Available online: 6th July 2017