WoundSource has put out an article explaining the reasons and difficulties of surgical site infections.
The article includes explanations of epidemiology and risk factors as well as what needs to be addressed to minimize risk and prevent SSI’s.
Microlyte Surgical is an amazing asset to prevent surgical site infections. The presence of silver can assist in impeding the growth of bacteria, therefore speeding up healing time and reducing the risk of surgical site infections.
Read the full article here: https://www.woundsource.com/blog/surgical-site-infection-what-causes-infection