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Wound Disruption: References

AHRQ PDI 11 - Selected Best Practices and Suggestions for Improvement PDI 11: Postoperative Wound Dehiscence [in children]. Toolkit for using the AHRQ quality indicators: How to Improve Hospital Quality and Safety. AHRQ, 2016 #5

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Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). How-to Guide: Prevent surgical site infections. Cambridge, MA: IHI; 2012.

Kamel A, Khaled  M. Episiotomy, and obstetric perineal wound dehiscence: Beyond soreness. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2014; 34 (3): 215-217. doi: 10.3109/01443615.2013.866080.

Kenig J, Richer P, Lasek A, Zbierska K, Zurawska S. The efficacy of risk scores for predicting abdominal wound dehiscence: a case – controlled validation study. BMC Surg. 2014; 14: 65. doi: 10.1186/1471-2482-14-65. 

Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna MH, Carmichael JC, et al. Wound disruption following colorectal operations. World J Surg. 2015; 39(12): 2999-3007. doi: 10.1007/s00268-015-3208-0.

Ousey K, Djohan R, Dowsett C, Ferreira F, Hurd T, Romanelli M, Sandy-Hodgetts K. World Union of Wound Healing Societies (WUWHS) Consensus Document. Surgical wound dehiscence: improving prevention and outcomes. Wounds International, 2018.

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Taylor A. Principles of pain assessment. Wound Essentials. 2010; 5: 104-110.

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Woo KY. Wound-related pain: anxiety, stress, and wound healingWounds UK. 2010; 6 (4): 92-98.

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