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Irrigation of Abdomen With Imipenem Solution Decreases Surgical Site Infections in Patients With Perforated Appendicitis: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Mohammad Ali Hesami 1 , Hamid Alipour 1 , * , Hamed Nikoupour Daylami 1 , Bijan Alipour 2 , Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi 3 and Alireza Ahmadi 4 , 5
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1 Department of Surgery, Imam Reza Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
2 Research Center for Immunodeficiencies, Children’s Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Psychiatry, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Sciences, and David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, USA
4 Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
5 Department of Anesthesiology, Imam Reza Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: April 5, 2014, 16 (4); e12732
  • Published Online: April 5, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 10, 2013
  • Revised: September 15, 2013
  • Accepted: September 24, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.12732

To Cite: Hesami M A, Alipour H, Nikoupour Daylami H, Alipour B, Bazargan-Hejazi S, et al. Irrigation of Abdomen With Imipenem Solution Decreases Surgical Site Infections in Patients With Perforated Appendicitis: A Randomized Clinical Trial, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2014 ; 16(4):e12732. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.12732.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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