Prosthetic Joint Infection

Wonhee So, PharmD, BCPS
Monday, January 22, 2018
Category: Device Related Infections, Orthopedic Infections

Dr. So reviews prosthetic joint infections, focusing on epidemiology, risk factors, classification, pathogenesis, and responsible microorganisms. The also discusses pre-operative evaluation. She touches upon the distinction between operative strategies, including singe stage and two stage procedures. Lastly, she discusses prevention in these patients.

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