Adverse effect of noise in the operating theatre on surgical-site infection

Kurmann, Anita; Peter, Matthias; Tschan, Franziska; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Candinas, Daniel; Beldi, Guido (2011). Adverse effect of noise in the operating theatre on surgical-site infection. British journal of surgery, 98(7), pp. 1021-1025. Bristol, UK: John Wright & Sons 10.1002/bjs.7496

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The aim of this pilot study was to evaluate the noise level in an operating theatre as a possible surrogate marker for intraoperative behaviour, and to detect any correlation between sound level and subsequent surgical-site infection (SSI).

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Gastro-intestinal, Liver and Lung Disorders (DMLL) > Clinic of Visceral Surgery and Medicine > Visceral Surgery
04 Faculty of Medicine > Service Sector > Institute for Infectious Diseases

UniBE Contributor:

Kurmann, Anita; Peter, Matthias; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Candinas, Daniel and Beldi, Guido

Subjects:

500 Science > 570 Life sciences; biology
600 Technology > 610 Medicine & health

ISSN:

0007-1323

Publisher:

John Wright & Sons

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:22

Last Modified:

19 Dec 2014 23:00

Publisher DOI:

10.1002/bjs.7496

PubMed ID:

21618484

Web of Science ID:

000291547400021

BORIS DOI:

10.7892/boris.7492

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/7492 (FactScience: 212765)

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