Postoperative Hyperglycemia And Surgical Site Infection In General Surgery Patients

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Risk for Infection RCT of mupirocin in general, gynecologic, neurosurgical, and CT procedures OR of S. aureus SSI in colonized vs. non-colonized placebo recipients = 4.5 (2.5-8.2) Cardiac surgery patients: Carriers 9.6 times more likely to have SSI than non-colonized patients Harvest site infections:

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Perioperative hyperglycemia is associated with an increased risk of postoperative infection in patients with diabetes Ramos M, Khalpey Z, Lipsitz S, et al. Relationship of peri-operative hyperglycemia and postoperative infections in patients who undergo general and vascular surgery. Ann Surg. 2008;248(4):585 591.

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hyperglycemia during the perioperative period is associated with a higher postoperative adverse event rate than transient hyperglycemia in patients with DM[3,4]. Because periopera- tive hyperglycemia is a potentially reversible cause of poor surgical outcome, anesthesiologists should optimize the mana-

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duration of surgery is >4 hours, or expected blood loss is >500 ml, or expected fluid infusion is >3 liters1 Lung Protective Ventilation -For patients with normal pulmonary function undergoing general anesthesia with endotracheal intubation, administer increased Fio2 during surgery and after extubation in the immediate postoperative period.

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Surgical Infection Society emphasize the role of perioper- ative hyperglycemia on development of SSI [3]. It is well established that uncontrolled hyperglycemia in patients un- dergoing surgery is a risk factor for postoperative noso- comial complications [4]. The earliest reports and most extensive literature regarding the effects of hyperglycemia


in cardiac surgical patients, including increased morbidity, such as surgical site infection (SSI), and mortality.1,2 Patients with insulin resistance or diabetes mellitus (DM) who undergo coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) may develop hyperglycemia.3 Factors contributing to the increase in insulin resistance include

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demonstrated that patients with any instance of postoperative hyperglycemia (serum glucose 200 mg/dl) in the 48hr after surgery had a two‐fold increase in the incidence of surgical site infections [12]. Similarly, in a review of 79 patients undergoing surgical closure of difficult wounds, Endara et al. found that patients with any instance of

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Patients with special preoperative needs 37 yo WM with longstanding type I DM and with ESRD for 20 years, HD dependent, severe retinopathy, and s/p multiple LE amputations for non-healing diabetic ulcers. Admitted for Abx for wound infection Evening RN calls you for nausea and sweating

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guideline for the prevention of surgical site infection, 2017. JAMA Surg. 2017;152(8):784-791. [PMID 28467526] Ramos M, Khalpey Z, Lipsitz S, et al. Relationship of perioperative hyperglycemia and postoperative infections in patients who undergo general and vascular surgery. Ann Surg. 2008;248(4):585-591. [PMID 18936571]

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Surgical Site Infections (SSI s) General Background 2.6% of 30 million operations complicated by SSI s SSI s Second most common healthcare associated infection accounting for 17% of all hospital acquired infections SSI s most common heathcare associated infection in surgical patients (38%) Consequences of SSI Increased


Apr 16, 2021 General anesthesia Does not include conscious sedation Wound class An assessment of thedegree contamination a surgical wound at time operation. Wound class should be assigned by a person involved in the surgical procedure (for example, surgeon, circulating nurse, etc.). The wound class must be

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the rates of infection or delayed wound healing.7 There was a small but statistically significant increase in blood glucose concentrations 24 hours after surgery, but it was unclear in this analysis whether the dexamethasone-induced hyperglycemia had any clinical implications.7 It was noted that patients at a higher risk of infection such

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Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) General Background 2.6% of 30 million operations complicated by SSIs SSIs second most common healthcare associated infection accounting for 17% of all hospital acquired infections SSIs most common healthcare associated infection in surgical patients (38%) CDC, 2003 LLF 2006 Consequences of SSI

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2. Screening and Identification of Patients at Risk for Hyperglycemia Hyperglycemia may be the most important risk factor for SSI. Early glycemic control should reduce the incidence of SSI. Monitor blood glucose level one hour after initial incision and maintain level < 160 mg/dL on the day of surgery and throughout the postoperative period.

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Committee Guideline for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection was published in 2017; this guideline provides evidence-based strategies for SSI prevention. 10. Settings: Surveillance of surgical patients will occur in any inpatient facility and/or hospital outpatient

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Postoperative Hyperglycemia and Surgical Site Infection in General Surgery Patients. Arch Surg. 2010;145(9):858-864. doi:10.1001/

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and postoperative infections in patients who undergo general and vascular surgery. Ann Surg 248(4):585 591 4. Swenne CL, Lindholm C, Borowiec J, Schnell AE, Carlsson M (2005) Peri-operative glucose control and development of surgical wound infections in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft. J Hosp Infect 61(3):201 212 5. Ata A


surgery were 69 (42.3%) and elective surgery 94 (57.7%). Superficial surgical site infection developed in 54 (33.1%) patients, among these 22 were known diabetics and 32 were newly diagnosed. Deep surgical site infections developed in 20 (12.3%) patients among these 5 cases were known diabetics and 15 were newly diagnosed. Re-admission was

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Postoperative hyperglycemia and surgical site infection in general surgery patients. Arch Surg 2010; 145: 858-864. [6] Brannan SR, Jerrard DA. Synovial fluid analy-sis. J Emerg Med 2006; 30: 331-339. [7] Chundamala J, Wright JG. The efficacy and risks of using povidone-iodine irrigation to pre-vent surgical site infection: an evidence-based review.

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surgery patients One study in general surgery patients provided negative results (Pryor KO et al, JAMA 2004) Glucose Control Hyperglycemia and diabetes increases the risk of SSI after CABG Preoperative glucose above 200mg/dl or postoperative hyperglycemia increases the risk of SSI Use of insulin and perioperative glucose

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failure [ , ], postoperative atrial brillation [ ], renal insu ciency[ , ], uidandelectrolytedisorders[ ],and pulmonary circulatory disease [ ] History of Infection and Staphylococcus aureus Colo-nization. It has been supported that infection involving the super cial layers of the surgical site is an independent risk

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Jan 10, 2015 negative bacteria. For emergency surgery longer the duration of hospital stay increased wound prob lems. It was associated with more disturbances in inte rnal milieu of patients. Total 8 (36%) p atients with incision length of 36 (50%) patients with incision length and 6 (100%) patients with incision length cm had complications. Abdom inal drains

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3. Controlled serum glucose levels for cardiac surgery: Hyperglycemia (increased blood sugar levels) in the postoperative period is associated with an increased rate of infection for patients diagnosed with diabetes, as well as for patients not diagnosed with diabetes. Hyperglycemia interferes with phagocytic and bactericidal activity of the

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even hyperglycemia (Lubis et al., 2016) and risk of postoperative surgical site infection (Ata et al., 2010). Hyperglycemia that occurs after surgery is a crucial problem to be addressed immediately because it can put patients at high risk for various complications, a longer

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the Incidence of Surgical Wound Infection and Shorten Hospitalization (Kurz, A., et al.) Double-blind RCT demonstrating triple the incidence of SSI and prolonged hospitalization in patients undergoing colectomy with intraoperative hypothermia Surgical site infection in 19% of patients with intra-operative hypothermia and 6% of patients with

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postoperative hyperglycemia in nondiabetic patients undergoing major elective abdominal surgery A prospective, longitudinal, observational evaluation Luca Gianotti a, *, Marta Sandini a, Roberto Biffi b, Daniele Marrelli c, Andrea Vignali d, Sebastian K.S. Begg e, Davide P. Bernasconi f

Intensive postoperative glucose control reduces the surgical

53 Surgical site infection (SSI), a surgical complication, is defined as 54 infection(s) occurring after surgical procedures. It is the third most 55 common (17%) [1] of all nosocomial infections in hospitalized patients, and is a significant cause of postoperative morbidity, mortality, and 56

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The importance of tight glycemic control in patients undergoing CABG surgery was also demonstrated in a study by Van den Berghe and coworkers [12] involving 1,548 ventilated patients admitted to a surgical ICU. In this prospective, randomized study, 62% of patients had undergone cardiac surgery, and only 13% had a prior history of diabetes.

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the disease, it is likely that surgical encounters with these patients will also increase. Surgi-cal outcomes are worse among patients who have DM. Morbidity (e.g., surgical site infec - tions) and mortality are increased, especially when perioperative and postoperative glyce-mic control are poor [2]. Suboptimal glycemic control in DM patients

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general and bariatric surgery at the University of Washington since 1977 where he's the Professor, Vice Chair and Chief of the Division of General Surgery. He has authored and co-authored more than 170 papers and chapters, and serves on the Editorial Boards of Surgical Infections and Infection Control in Hospital Epidemiology.

Postoperative high blood sugar appears to be associated with

Postoperative high blood sugar appears to be associated with surgical site infection 20 September 2010 High blood glucose levels after surgery may be an

Postoperative hyperglycemia in nondiabetic patients after

increased rate of surgical site infection after colorectal and general surgery considering both diabetic and non-diabetic patients [6, 9 12]. A recent study by Kiran et al. [13] analyzed the corre-lation between uncontrolled postoperative HG within 72 h from colorectal surgery and postoperative mortality, and

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Patients with diabetes Hyperglycemia facilitates infection Warm medium with food for bacteria Inhibits wound healing Treat suspected infection aggressively Tight glucose control has been shown to improve outcome of septic patients in the ICU May require insulin in previously diet or oral medication controlled patients


In diabetic cardiac surgery patients, hyperglycemia in the perioperative period has a strong association with postoperative infection after coronary artery bypass grafting [11]. Noncardiac vascular surgical patients have a 1.7-fold and 2.1-fold increase in risk of postoperative 30-day mortality with admission

Intraoperative hyperglycemia is independently associated with

primary outcome of postoperative surgical site infection, pneumonia, urinary tract infection, or sepsis within 30 days. Results: Of 13,954 patients reviewed, 3150 patients met inclusion criteria and had an intraoperative glucose measurement. 49% (n=1531) of patients experienced hyperglycemia and 15% (n=482) patients experienced an

Stress-induced hyperglycemia is a valuable biomarker in

Stress-induced hyperglycemia (SIH) is a transient condition that occurs in patients with acute diseases such as trauma, stroke, surgery and sepsis. Claude Bernard, the eminent French physiologist, described for the first time in 1855 that critically-ill patients tended to show hyperglycemia(1). In the beginning, it was supposed to be an ancient

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perioperative course for all surgical patients. The recommended range of core body temperature to be maintained among surgical patients is between 36.0⁰C and 38.0C ⁰pre -operatively, intra-operatively, and in PACU40-41. Active pre-warming and Intra-op warming is indicated when surgery is expected to last >30 minutes39

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7. Ridgeway S, et al. Infection of the surgical site after arthroplasty of the hip. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2005 Jun;87(6):844-50. 8. Ramos, M et al, Relationship of Perioperative Hyperglycemia and Postoperative Infections in Patients Who Undergo General and Vascular Surgery. Annals of Surgery. 2008, 248(4), 585-591. Methods: