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Risk Factors of Col et al for Abdominal Wound Dehiscence

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Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

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Col et al evaluated risk factors associated with postoperative abdominal wound dehiscence. This is a serious complication associated with prolonged hospital stays, increased health care costs, and increased mortality. Patients identified as being high risk may benefit from close observation and early intervention. The authors are from the Ankara Numune Teaching Hospital in Turkey.

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