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Association between higher ambient temperature and orthopaedic infection rates: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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Summary of "Association between higher ambient temperature and orthopaedic infection rates: a systematic review and meta-analysis."

Many infectious diseases display seasonal variation corresponding with particular conditions. In orthopaedics a growing body of evidence has identified surges in post-operative infection rates during higher temperature periods. The aim of this research was to collate and synthesize the current literature on this topic.

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Name: ANZ journal of surgery
ISSN: 1445-2197
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