ICT News Desk: Electronic Reminders Fight SSIs

The use of electronic reminders such as text messages, emails or voicemails is highly effective at getting surgical patients to adhere to a preadmission antiseptic showering regimen known to help reduce risk of surgical site infections, according to a study published in the August issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.

The use of electronic reminders such as text messages, emails or voicemails is highly effective at getting surgical patients to adhere to a preadmission antiseptic showering regimen known to help reduce risk of surgical site infections, according to a study published in the August issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.

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