In the TrenchesPrevention and Management of Surgical Site Infections in Morbidly Obese WomenWalsh, Christine MD, MS; Scaife, Courtney MD; Hopf, Harriet MD Author Information From the 1Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California; 2Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, Utah; and 3Department of Anesthesiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah. Dr. Walsh is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and the Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. At the University of Utah, Dr. Scaife is an Assistant Professor in the Department of General Surgery and Dr. Hopf is Professor in the Department of Anesthesia. Dr. Hopf conducts research in the area of wound healing. Address correspondence to Consultant Editor for Clinical Case Series: Ingrid Nygaard, MD, MS, University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 30 North 1900 East, Room 2B200, Salt Lake City, UT 84132; e-mail: [email protected]. Financial Disclosure The authors did not report any potential conflicts of interest. Obstetrics & Gynecology 113(2 Part 1):p 411-415, February 2009. | DOI: 10.1097/AOG.0b013e3181945625 Buy Metrics In Brief Evidence-based strategies help to prevent and manage surgical site infections in obese women. © 2009 by The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Published by Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.