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Publication Name World Journal of Orthopedics
Manuscript ID 7660
Country/Territory Germany
2013-11-27 17:20
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2014-03-02 22:29
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2014-04-11 18:46
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2014-07-19 23:48
ISSN 2218-5836 (online)
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Category Orthopedics
Manuscript Type Topic Highlights
Article Title Can periprosthetic hip joint infections be successfully managed by debridement and prosthesis retention?
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Konstantinos Anagnostakos and Cornelia Schmitt
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Konstantinos Anagnostakos, PD, Klinik fur Orthopadie und orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstr. 1, D-66421 Homburg/Saar, Germany. k.anagnostakos@web.de
Key Words Hip joint infection; Prosthesis retention; Debridement; Hip revision; Antibiotic therapy; Irrigation
Core Tip Infections after total hip arthroplasty are a hazardous complication. Prosthesis retention is though to be possible in case of early infections, whereas several treatment modalities might be applied. The ideal treatment procedure is still unknown. The present work reviews the current literature about how successfully periprosthetic hip joint can be managed by debridement and prosthesis retentiond and treid to shed some light onto this difficult topic.
Publish Date 2014-07-19 23:48
Citation Anagnostakos K, Schmitt C. Can periprosthetic hip joint infections be successfully managed by debridement and prosthesis retention? World J Orthop 2014; 5(3): 218-224
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2218-5836/full/v5/i3/218.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5312/wjo.v5.i3.218
Full Article (PDF) WJO-5-218.pdf
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Manuscript File 7660-Review.doc
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Peer-review Report 7660-Peer review(s).pdf
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