Emilie Lermite's research while affiliated with University of Angers and other places

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Précis: Surgical site infections are an ever-increasing phenomenon worldwide due to different factors. This brief report aimeds to highlight at a glance, for both physicians and political and institutional leaders, the economic burden of surgical site infections. Objectives: This brief report aimed to highlight the economic burden of surgical site...


... In 2017, a French cohort showed an average cost of each SSI treatment of approximately €1814; the same year, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines estimated the mean cost caused by SSI treatment at $10,443-$25,546 per SSI. This cost depends on many factors including the patient themselves and the type of surgery [35]. ...