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Surgical Infections and Sepsis
Submission Deadline: Apr. 30, 2016

This special issue currently is open for paper submission and guest editor application.

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Aly Saber
Port-Fouad General Hospital, Port-Fouad, Port-Said, Egypt
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Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.
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Published Papers
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Authors: Amany Ibrahim Ezz Eldeen, Magda Abd-Elaziz, Amr Mohamed Moghazy, Eman Saleh Shahin, Amal Bakr Abo El-Ata
Pages: 1-9 Published Online: Mar. 23, 2016
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Views 3899 Downloads 121
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Authors: Aly Saber, Emad K. Bayumi
Pages: 10-13 Published Online: Mar. 23, 2016
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Views 3860 Downloads 103
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Authors: Mahmoud El-Shazly, Wafaa Hussien Borhan, Wael Naeem Thabet, Ashraaf Hassan
Pages: 14-20 Published Online: Mar. 23, 2016
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Views 3336 Downloads 97
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Authors: Nesma M. Allam, Mohammed M. Khalaf, Wael N. Thabet, Zizi M. Ibrahim
Pages: 21-24 Published Online: Mar. 23, 2016
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Views 3014 Downloads 75
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Authors: Wael Al Juraibi
Pages: 25-28 Published Online: Apr. 18, 2016
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Views 3834 Downloads 76
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Authors: Abdallah M Taha, Mohamed Yousef A., Asmaa Gaber R.
Pages: 29-33 Published Online: Apr. 18, 2016
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Views 3328 Downloads 88
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Authors: Wael AlJuraibi, Mohamed Rifaat Ahmed, Aly Saber
Pages: 34-38 Published Online: Jun. 4, 2016
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Views 3358 Downloads 103
Introduction
Infection related to surgery is an important topic in clinical aspect and surgery-related sepsis accounts for approximately 30% of all patients with sepsis. Postoperative sepsis is a major cause of surgical associated morbidity and mortality. The effect of infection and sepsis related to surgery on quality of patient's life and patient's satisfaction will be studied in our upcoming special issue. Topics for infections and sepsis in general; preoperative sepsis; postoperative infections are invited for submission by general surgeons and, surgical oncologists. Original articles, review articles and case reports will be accepted for submission in this special issue.

Aims and scope:

This special issue aims to publish research, review, short communications, and case reports on all the aspects related to surgical infections. The goal of this special issue is to provide a good chance for our colleagues and other surgeons all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments with the world regarding the scope of this issue.

The scope of this special issue is to cover the aspect of infection and sepsis related to surgery including preoperative sepsis and postoperative sepsis.

Topics may be related; but not limited to:

1. Skin and soft tissue infections.
2. Fulminating life-threatening conditions as: fasciitis; Fournier’s gangrene.
3. Postoperative surgical site infections.
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