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VIDEO: Presenter spoke about prophylaxis for VTE

February 20, 2018
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Next-generation sequencing may help identify causative organisms in PJI

January 24, 2018
Next-generation sequencing, in combination with culture collection, may help identify causative organisms in culture-negative periprosthetic joint infections, according…
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Risk of surgical site infection after lower limb implant removal not reduced with cefazolin

January 16, 2018
A single preoperative dose of IV cefazolin did not reduce the risk of surgical site infection within 30 days following removal of orthopedic implants used for treatment…
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Irrigation and debridement, component retention seen as viable option for treating hip infection

January 15, 2018
In a contemporary series, investigators found irrigation, debridement and component retention for hip infection had a high rate of success, especially among patients…
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Patient Factors Associated With Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Septic Arthritis in Children

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, February 19, 2018
Staphylococcus aureus is the most common causative organism in pediatric septic arthritis, with methicillin-resistant…
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Protocol-Based Arthroplasty: Less Is More: October 2015

Total joint arthroplasty is a successful orthopedic procedure that is performed in high volume in the United States and…
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VIDEO: Presenter spoke about prophylaxis for VTE

February 20, 2018
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