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Summary

Surgical site infections (SSIs) are one of the major hospital acquired infections and responsible for the most cost among the hospital acquired infections. The objective of this study is to assess the neutrophil functional profiles and their associations with SSIs.

Conditions

Surgical Site Infection

Recruitment Status

Not yet recruiting

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

scheduled for an elective open gastrointestinal surgical procedure or spine fusion surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

On chronic immunosuppressive drugs such as chronic corticosteroid use
preexisting immunodeficiency diseases

Intervention

Intervention Type

Intervention Name

Other

Surgical Site Infection

Gender

All

Minimum Age

12 Months

Maximum Age

19 Years

Download Date

March 23, 2022

Principal Investigator

Koichi Yuki

Primary Contact Information

Koichi Yuki, MD

617-355-6225

koichi.yuki@childrens.harvard.edu

Rachel Bernier, MPH

857-218-5348

rachel.bernier@childrens.harvard.edu

For more information on this trial, visit clinicaltrials.gov.

Contact

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