Smoking as a Risk Factor for Surgical Site Complications in Implant-Based Breast Surgery

Isaac Zucker (Coresponding Author), Antoun Bouz, Grettel Castro, Pura Rodriguez de la Vega, Noel C. Barengo

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Original languageEnglish
Article numbere18876
Number of pages7
JournalCureus
Volume13
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 18 Oct 2021
Externally publishedYes

Keywords*

  • wound breakdown
  • wound dehiscence
  • surgical infections
  • implant-based breast augmentation
  • smoking tobacco

Field of Science*

  • 3.2 Clinical medicine

Publication Type*

  • 1.1. Scientific article indexed in Web of Science and/or Scopus database

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