Comparison of Chlorhexidine Gluconate and Povidone Iodine as a Preoperative Antisepsis in Clean-contaminated Abdominal Surgery : a Randomized Prospective Trial
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
Number of patients with Surgical Site infection within 1month
Check the surgical site infection (SSI) rate within one month Superficial SSI, Deep SSI, Organ Site SSI decided by physician CDC Definition in 1999 Superficial incisional infection : involving only the skin or subcutaneous tissue of the incision Deep incisional Infection : involving the deep tissues (i.e. fascial and muscle layers) Organ Space Infection : involving any part of the anatomy (i.e. organ/space), other than the incision
within 1 month
Sung-Sik Han, Ph.D.
Liver Cancer Center, National Cancer Center, Republic of Korea
Korea: Institutional Review Board