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Journal of Bone and Joint Infection An open-access journal of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society and the MusculoSkeletal Infection Society
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JBJI | Articles | Volume 6, issue 5
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 151–163, 2021
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 151–163, 2021

Original full-length article 28 Apr 2021

Original full-length article | 28 Apr 2021

A retrospective cohort study comparing clinical outcomes and healthcare resource utilisation in patients undergoing surgery for osteomyelitis in England: a case for reorganising orthopaedic infection services

Jamie Ferguson et al.

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