Routine sterile glove and instrument change at the time of abdominal wound closure to prevent surgical site infection (ChEETAh): a pragmatic, cluster-randomised trial in seven low-income and middle-in

The Lancet Vol.400 (2022) p.17-67-1776. Published:October 31, 2022DOI: Surgical site infection (SSI) is the most common complication of surgery around the world: ChEETAh trial finds routinely changing gloves and instruments for wound closure could prevent as many as one in eight SSIs in abdominal surgery