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Risk Factors of Morales et al for Intra-Abdominal Infection Following Abdominal Trauma

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

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Morales et al identified risk factors associated with intra-abdominal infections in patients who have suffered abdominal trauma. These can help identify patients who may benefit from more aggressive management and monitoring. The authors are from Hospital San Vicente de Paul and Universidad de Antioquia in Medellin, Columbia.

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