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Table 2 Risk factors for infection

From: Impact of high prevalence of pseudomonas and polymicrobial gram-negative infections in major sub-/total traumatic amputations on empiric antimicrobial therapy: a retrospective study

Risk factor Incidence
  n Total %
Diabetes 1 2
Immune deficiency 0 0
Arterial occlusive disease 1 2
Smoker 3 5.9
Alcohol abuse 1 2
Compartment syndrome 8 15.7
  1. Risk factors in 51 patients with type IIIC open fractures (subtotal-) and traumatic amputations to acquire infection.