HARTMANN in South Africa
Risk Prevention > Tips for treatment and care

Tips for treatment and care

Postoperative wound infections increasingly lead to complications in hospitals. With protective measures such as the use of disposable surgical clothing, the risk of wound infection can be significantly reduced.

Endogenous causes of contaminations  
The patient is also colonized with microorganisms which can trigger infections.

Exogenous causes of contaminations  
Skin, mouth and hands of the operating theater staff are a frequent source of microorganisms which can trigger nosocomial infections.