Does hyperthermic preconditioning affect the rate of surgical site infection rate and inflammatory reaction in colorectal cancer patients? A prospective randomized clinical trial


Attaallah W., Sen L. S. , Aktan A. O. , Eksioglu E. D. , Eti Z., Guler S. A. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.34, pp.282-285, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkjsurg.2018.3981
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.282-285

Abstract

Objective: Hyperthermic preconditioning has been shown to protect against different insults in experimental studies. However, clinical studies assessing its effects remain limited, The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of hyperthermic preconditioning on the rate of surgical site infection and inflammatory reaction in patients undergoing elective colorectal cancer surgery.