Periprosthetic Joint Infection of the Hip and Knee (Hardcover)

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By Bryan D. Springer (Editor), Javad Parvizi (Editor)
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Epidemiology of Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Infection.- Risk Factors for Periprosthetic Joint Infection.- Prevention of Periprosthetic Joint Infection.- Medical Optimalization of Patients Prior to Surgery.- Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infection: An Algorithmic Approach to Patients.- Intraoperative Tests to Aid in Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infection.- Biofilm-Related Periprosthetic Joint Infection.- Microbiology of Periprosthetic Joint Infection.- Antibiotics in Treatment of Periprosthetic Joint Infection.- PMMA and Antimicrobial Delivery.- Prosthetic Retention: Treatment Options.- Single-Stage Exchange for Treatment of Periprosthetic Joint Infection.- Two-Stage Exchange Hip Arthroplasty: Static Spacers.- Two-Stage Exchange Hip Arthroplasty: Articulating Spacers.- Two-Stage Exchange Knee Arthroplasty: Static Spacers.- Two-Stage Exchange Knee Arthroplasty: Articulating Spacers.- Knee Arthrodesis.- Resection Arthroplasty and Hip Joint Fusion.- Above-Knee Amputation.- Post-Operative Management of Periprosthetic Joint Infection.

About the Author


Bryan D. Springer, MD, OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center, Charlotte, NC, USAJavad Parvizi, MD, Rothman Institute of Orthopedics, Philadelphia, PA, USA


Product Details
ISBN: 9781461479277
ISBN-10: 1461479274
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: September 7th, 2013
Pages: 257
Language: English