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Intrawound vancomycin powder may reduce SSI rate in patients with tibial plateau, pilon fractures

Intrawound vancomycin powder may reduce SSI rate in patients with tibial plateau, pilon fractures
October 19, 2018
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What is the cost-effectiveness profile of TJA performed with bone cement that contains antibiotics?

Orthopedics Today, October 2018
As infection remains the most devastating cause of failure and reoperation after total knee arthroplasty, antibiotic-loaded cement has been recommended for prophylaxis…
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Mixed data prompt questions on antibiotic bone cement

Orthopedics Today, October 2018
Musculoskeletal and infection professionals from 98 countries convened July 25-27, 2018 at the International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection in…
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Speaker presents diagnostic criteria for shoulder infection

October 12, 2018
CHICAGO — At the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Open Symposium, Eric T. Ricchetti, MD, presented recommended standardized protocols for obtaining…
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Sonication Improves the Diagnosis of Megaprosthetic Infections

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, October 16, 2018
Limited data are available for the diagnosis of patients with tumors with infected endoprosthetic reconstructions. The…
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Ace the Case: A 72-Year-Old Woman with Several Weeks of Pain and Stiffness in Her Shoulders, Neck, and Pelvic Region

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This “Ace the Case” study will explore the diagnosis and management of a 72-year-old female who complains of several…
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VIDEO: Chen says increased soft tissue thickness impacts PJI rates after TKA

July 31, 2018
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