Surgical Site Infection and the Routine Use of Perioperative Hyperoxia in a General Surgical Population: A Randomized Controlled Trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hyperoxia
  • Oxidative Stress
  • Oxygen
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative
  • Surgical Wound Infection

abstract

  • The routine use of high perioperative FIO2 in a general surgical population does not reduce the overall incidence of SSI and may have predominantly deleterious effects. General surgical patients should continue to receive oxygen with cardiorespiratory physiology as the principal determinant.

publication date

  • January 7, 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.291.1.79

PubMed ID

  • 14709579

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 79

end page

  • 87

volume

  • 291

number

  • 1