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Publication Name World Journal of Orthopedics
Manuscript ID 67228
Country/Territory Brazil
Category Orthopedics
Manuscript Type Meta-Analysis
Article Title Role of coatings and materials of external fixation pins on the rates of pin tract infection: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Cristhopher Stoffel, Bruno Eltz and Mauro José Salles
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Mauro José Salles, MD, MSc, PhD, Assistant Professor, Medical Assistant, Professor, Musculoskeletal Infection Group, Internal Medicine Department, Santa Casa de São Paulo School of Medical Sciences, Rua Dr Cesáreo Mota Jr 112, São Paulo 01221-020, Brazil. salles.infecto@gmail.com
Key Words External fixator; Pin tract infection; Stainless steel pin; Coated pin; Coating systems; Pin site infection
Core Tip There is no consensus in the literature that different materials or pin coatings of external fixators can interfere with the infection rates. This is the first manuscript that evaluates related publications over the last 20 years and develops a meta-analysis evaluating three different types of metallic coatings.
Citation Stoffel C, Eltz B, Salles MJ. Role of coatings and materials of external fixation pins on the rates of pin tract infection: A systematic review and meta-analysis. World J Orthop 2021; 12(11): 920-930
Received
2021-04-21 00:27
Peer-Review Started
2021-04-21 00:27
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Return for Revision
2021-07-28 02:22
Revised
2021-08-06 23:49
Second Decision
2021-10-11 08:28
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2021-10-14 03:06
Articles in Press
2021-10-14 03:06
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2021-11-10 03:39
ISSN 2218-5836 (online)
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Full Article (PDF) WJO-12-920.pdf
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