Preventing Sternal Wound Infections and Open Chest Complications

2016-10-13T18:16:33-05:00August 16th, 2013|Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pulmonary|

Preventing sternal wound infections in the post operative cardiac surgery patient is an important aspect of post operative care. Sternal infections can increase length of stay, be a substantial financial impact, and increase mortality' Occurrence of sternal infections is rare and it h