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Surgical site infection in overweight and obese Total Knee Arthroplasty patients
Purpose This aim of this study was to evaluate the rate of surgical site infection (SSI) in patients undergoing Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA), to improve our understanding of the associations between infection rate and ...
A 3-year follow-up study of inpatients with lower limb ulcers: evidence of an obesity paradox?
(Dove Press, 2012-08-09)
Objectives: To determine whether body composition is related to long-term outcomes amongst vascular inpatients with lower limb ulcers. Design: Prospective study with 3 years follow-up. Materials and methods: Body mass index ...