The impact of deep surgical site infection on surgical outcomes after posterior adult spinal deformity surgery: a matched control study


Haddad S., Nunez-Pereira S., Pigrau C., Rodriguez-Pardo D., Vila-Casademunt A., Alanay A., ...More

European Spine Journal, vol.27, no.10, pp.2518-2528, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00586-018-5583-3
  • Journal Name: European Spine Journal
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.2518-2528
  • Keywords: Adult spinal deformity, Scoliosis, Surgery, Deep surgical site infection, Complication, Clinical outcome, WOUND-INFECTION, RISK-FACTORS, LUMBAR ARTHRODESIS, SINGLE-INSTITUTION, CLINICAL-OUTCOMES, COMPLICATIONS, FUSION, DEBRIDEMENT
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose The impact of deep surgical site infection (SSI) on surgical outcomes after adult spinal deformity (ASD) surgery is still unclear. We aimed to study the morbidity of SSI in ASD and its impact on deformity correction and functional outcome.