BACTERIAL BURDEN OF THYROID SHIELDS


BİLGİLİ B. , Cizmeci Z., Erkilinc M., Kural A., Tanriverdi B., Bilgili M. G.

ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA, vol.33, no.6, pp.1059-1061, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.19193/0393-6384_2017_6_167
  • Title of Journal : ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA
  • Page Numbers: pp.1059-1061

Abstract

Introduction: The aim of this study was to assess the role of thyroid shield as an infection source in operation room and to evaluate the effectiveness of the sterilization method that is routinely used in the institution.