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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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13 Jul 2020
Clinical use of linezolid in periprosthetic joint infections – a systematic review
Christoph Theil, Tom Schmidt-Braekling, Georg Gosheger, Jan Schwarze, Ralf Dieckmann, Kristian Nikolaus Schneider, and Burkhard Möllenbeck
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 7–16, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-7-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-7-2020, 2020 | 741 views
09 Sep 2020
A sticky situation: a case of Actinomyces viscosus vertebral osteomyelitis
Stephanie L. Grach and Aaron J. Tande
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 39–42, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-39-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-39-2020, 2020 | 296 views
26 Aug 2020
Diagnosing pelvic osteomyelitis in patients with pressure ulcers: a systematic review comparing bone histology with alternative diagnostic modalities
Maria Chicco, Prashant Singh, Younatan Beitverda, Gillian Williams, Hassan Hirji, and Guduru Gopal Rao
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 21–32, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-21-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-21-2020, 2020 | 246 views
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30 Oct 2020
Chronic prosthetic joint infections with a draining sinus. Who should receive suppressive antibiotic treatment?
Karel-Jan Lensen, Rosa Escudero-Sanchez, Javier Cobo, Alex Soriano, and Marjan Wouthuyzen-Bakker
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 43–45, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-43-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-43-2020, 2020 | 220 views
04 Sep 2020
Treatment of Neisseria meningitidis prosthetic joint infections with short-course antibiotics: three cases and a literature review
Sarah Browning, Harry N. Walker, Thomas Ryan, Robert Pickles, Michael Loftus, Jason A. Trubiano, Andrew Hardidge, and Joshua S. Davis
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 33–37, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-33-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-33-2020, 2020 | 207 views
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13 Jul 2020
Salmonella osteomyelitis of the distal radius in a healthy pregnant woman
Akio Sakamoto, Yoshitsugu Chigusa, Takashi Noguchi, and Shuichi Matsuda
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 1–5, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-1-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-1-2020, 2020 | 187 views
27 Jun 2020
Efficacy of antimicrobial coated orthopaedic implants on the prevention of periprosthetic infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Olga D. Savvidou, Angelos Kaspiris, Ioannis Trikoupis, George Kakouratos, Stavros Goumenos, Dimitra Melissaridou, and Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 212–222, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.44839,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.44839, 2020 | 157 views
20 Jun 2020
Effect of Blue Light and Photosensitizers on Cutibacterium acnes on Shoulder Periprosthetic Joint Infection Isolates
Swati Bhargava, Thomas Listopadzki, Sara Diletti, John K. Crane, Thomas R. Duquin, and K. Keely Boyle
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 187–197, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.46199,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.46199, 2020 | 142 views
01 Dec 2020
A case of Trueperella pyogenes causing prosthetic joint infection
Tariq Azamgarhi and Simon Warren
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 47–50, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-47-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-47-2020, 2020 | 125 views
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23 Jun 2020
Surgical techniques for Bone Biopsy in Diabetic Foot Infection, and association between results and treatment duration
Eric Senneville, Donatienne Joulie, Nicolas Blondiaux, and Olivier Robineau
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 198–204, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.45338,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.45338, 2020 | 121 views
29 May 2020
Antibiotic Cement-Coated interlocking Intramedullary Nails in the Treatment of Septic Complex Lower Extremity Reconstruction; A Retrospective Analysis with Two year Minimum Follow up
Asim M. Makhdom, Joshua Buksbaum, S. Robert Rozbruch, Rachael Da Cunha, and Austin T. Fragomen
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 176–183, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.46570,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.46570, 2020 | 118 views
24 Jan 2019
Brodie's Abscess: A Systematic Review of Reported Cases
Niels van der, Diederik P.J. Smeeing, Roderick M. Houwert, Falco Hietbrink, Geertje A.M. Govaert, and Detlef van der
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 33–39, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.31843,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.31843, 2019 | 115 views
10 Dec 2019
Early Debridement, antibiotics and implant retention (DAIR) in patients with suspected acute infection after hip or knee arthroplasty - safe, effective and without negative functional impact
Luís Henrique Barros, Tiago Amorim Barbosa, João Esteves, Miguel Abreu, Daniel Soares, and Ricardo Sousa
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 300–305, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.39168,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.39168, 2019 | 114 views
12 Jun 2020
Extensor mechanism reconstruction in the setting of infected total knee arthroplasty
Lucy Cogswell and Rob McCulloch
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 184–186, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.47622,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.47622, 2020 | 111 views
10 Feb 2020
Duration of rifampin therapy is a key determinant of improved outcomes in early-onset acute prosthetic joint infection due to Staphylococcus treated with a debridement, antibiotics and implant retention (DAIR): a retrospective multicenter study in France
A. Becker, L. Kreitmann, C. Triffaut-Fillit, F. Valour, E. Mabrut, E. Forestier, O. Lesens, C. Cazorla, S. Descamps, B. Boyer, C. Chidiac, S. Lustig, E. Montbarbon, C. Batailler, and T. Ferry
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 28–34, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40333,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40333, 2020 | 108 views
01 Jan 2017
Therapeutic Use of Antibiotic-loaded Bone Cement in the Treatment of Hip and Knee Joint Infections
Konstantinos Anagnostakos
J. Bone Joint Infect., 2, 29–37, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.16067,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.16067, 2017 | 105 views
24 Apr 2020
Sonication Leads to Clinically Relevant Changes in Treatment of Periprosthetic Hip or Knee Joint Infection
Marrit Hoekstra, Ewout S. Veltman, Ruben F.R.H.A Nurmohamed, Bruce van Dijk, Rob J. Rentenaar, H. Charles Vogely, and Bart C.H. van
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 128–132, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.45006,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.45006, 2020 | 99 views
10 Feb 2020
The Use of Calcium Sulphate beads in Periprosthetic Joint Infection, a systematic review
Abdulbaset Abosala and Mohammed Ali
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 43–49, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.41743,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.41743, 2020 | 98 views
12 Sep 2017
The Classification of Long Bone Osteomyelitis: A Systemic Review of the Literature
Andrew J. Hotchen, Martin A. McNally, and Parham Sendi
J. Bone Joint Infect., 2, 167–174, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.21050,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.21050, 2017 | 98 views
25 May 2020
Staphylococcus argenteus as an etiological agent of prosthetic hip joint infection: a case presentation
Bo Söderquist, Peter Wildeman, Bianca Stenmark, and Marc Stegger
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 172–175, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.44848,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.44848, 2020 | 97 views
15 Dec 2020
Septic arthritis of the knee due to Pantoea agglomerans: look for the thorn
Tobias Koester, Taro Kusano, Henk Eijer, Robert Escher, and Gabriel Waldegg
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 51–55, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-51-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-51-2020, 2020 | 95 views
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22 Dec 2020
Simultaneous debridement, Ilizarov reconstruction and free muscle flaps in the management of complex tibial infection
Max Mifsud, Jamie Y. Ferguson, David A. Stubbs, Alex J. Ramsden, and Martin A. McNally
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 63–72, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-63-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-63-2020, 2020 | 93 views
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01 Jan 2017
Use of Chlorhexidine Preparations in Total Joint Arthroplasty
Jaiben George, Alison K Klika, and Carlos A Higuera
J. Bone Joint Infect., 2, 15–22, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.16934,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.16934, 2017 | 92 views
26 Mar 2020
Risk Factors for Fungal Prosthetic Joint Infection
Talha Riaz, Aaron J. Tande, Lisa L. Steed, Harry A. Demos, Cassandra D. Salgado, Douglas R. Osmon, and Camelia E. Marculescu
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 76–81, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40402,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40402, 2020 | 90 views
23 Jun 2020
Plasma Cell Infiltration on Histopathological Samples of Chronic Bone and Joint Infections due to Cutibacterium acnes: A series of 21 Cases
Alexis Trecourt, Marie Brevet, Anne Champagnac, Anne Conrad, Jérôme Josse, Céline Dupieux-Chabert, Florent Valour, and Tristan Ferry
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 205–211, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.46187,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.46187, 2020 | 90 views
18 Sep 2019
The Girdlestone situation: a historical essay
C.M. Vincenten, T. Gosens, J.C. van Susante, and M.P. Somford
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 203–208, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.36618,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.36618, 2019 | 89 views
18 May 2020
Orthoplastics in Periprosthetic Joint Infection of the Knee: Treatment Concept for Composite Soft-tissue Defect with Extensor Apparatus Deficiency
Rik Osinga, Maurice Michel Eggimann, Steven John Lo, Richard Kühl, Alexander Lunger, Peter Emil Ochsner, Parham Sendi, Martin Clauss, and Dirk Johannes Schaefer
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 160–171, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.47018,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.47018, 2020 | 89 views
27 Apr 2020
Reinfection and re-revision rates of 113 two-stage revisions in infected TKA
Joris Bongers, Anouk M.E. Jacobs, Katrijn Smulders, Gijs G. van, and Jon H.M. Goosen
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 137–144, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.43705,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.43705, 2020 | 87 views
01 Jan 2020
Is there a Role for Antibiotic Prophylaxis Prior to Dental Procedures in Patients with Total Joint Arthroplasty? A Systematic Review of the Literature
Pablo Ariel Slullitel, José Ignacio Oñativia, Nicolás Santiago Piuzzi, Carlos Higuera-Rueda, Javad Parvizi, and Martín Alejandro Buttaro
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 7–15, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40096,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40096, 2020 | 87 views
01 Jan 2019
Same Organism, Different Phenotype - Are Phenotypic Criteria Adequate In Coagulase-Negative Staphylococcal Orthopaedic Implant-Associated Infections?
Staffan Tevell, Sharmin Baig, Åsa Nilsdotter-Augustinsson, Marc Stegger, and Bo Söderquist
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 16–19, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.30256,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.30256, 2019 | 86 views
10 Dec 2019
Chronic Osteomyelitis of the tibia and ankle treated with Limb Salvage Reconstruction
Aaron Lam, Shawn S. Richardson, Josh Buksbaum, Jonathan Markowitz, Michael W. Henry, Andy O. Miller, S Robert Rozbruch, and Austin T. Fragomen
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 306–313, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40337,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40337, 2019 | 83 views
01 Jan 2020
Oral Flucloxacillin for Treating Osteomyelitis: A Narrative Review of Clinical Practice
Helga Preiss, Philipp Kriechling, Giulia Montrasio, Tanja Huber, İmke Janssen, Andreea Moldovan, Benjamin A. Lipsky, and İlker Uçkay
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 16–24, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40667,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.40667, 2020 | 80 views
09 Oct 2017
Osteomyelitis of the Pelvic Bones: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Treatment
Maria Dudareva, Jamie Ferguson, Nicholas Riley, David Stubbs, Bridget Atkins, and Martin McNally
J. Bone Joint Infect., 2, 184–193, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.21692,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.21692, 2017 | 79 views
26 Mar 2020
Outcomes, Microbiology and Antimicrobial Usage in Pressure Ulcer-Related Pelvic Osteomyelitis: Messages for Clinical Practice
Clark D. Russell, Shao-Ting Jerry Tsang, Alasdair Hamish R., and Rebecca K. Sutherland
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 67–75, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.41779,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.41779, 2020 | 79 views
02 Aug 2019
Factors to Consider When Assessing the Diagnostic Accuracy of Synovial Leukocyte Count in Periprosthetic Joint Infection
Karsten D Ottink, Carol Strahm, Anneke Muller-Kobold, Parham Sendi, and Marjan Wouthuyzen-Bakker
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 167–173, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.34854,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.34854, 2019 | 79 views
01 Jan 2018
Staphylococcus epidermidis isolates from nares and prosthetic joint infections are mupirocin susceptible
Lavin Salih, Staffan Tevell, Emeli Månsson, Åsa Nilsdotter-Augustinsson, Bengt Hellmark, and Bo Söderquist
J. Bone Joint Infect., 3, 1–4, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.22459,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.22459, 2018 | 77 views
06 Apr 2020
Late onset periprosthetic infection of the hip caused by the fish pathogen Lactococcus garvieae in a patient not associated with fish exposure
Marianne Westberg, Hanne Brekke, Nils Olav Hermansen, and Bernhard Flatøy
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 106–109, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.43655,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.43655, 2020 | 77 views
01 Jan 2019
Quality of life and health status after Girdlestone resection arthroplasty in patients with an infected total hip prosthesis
Cornelis M. Vincenten, Brenda L. Den, Pieter K. Bos, Stefan B.T. Bolder, and Taco Gosens
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 10–15, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.28390,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.28390, 2019 | 76 views
06 Nov 2019
Clinical Outcome of Antibiotic Suppressive Therapy in Patients with a Prosthetic Joint Infection after Hip Replacement
Borg Leijtens, Laura Weerwag, Berend Willem Schreurs, Bart-Jan Kullberg, and Wim Rijnen
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 268–276, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.37262,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.37262, 2019 | 76 views
17 Sep 2019
Prosthetic-joint Infections: Mortality Over The Last 10 Years
Arnaud Fischbacher and Olivier Borens
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 198–202, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.35428,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.35428, 2019 | 75 views
21 Dec 2020
Using implementation science to develop and implement a guideline to reduce unnecessary preoperative testing for asymptomatic bacteriuria prior to elective arthroplasty
Judith S. L. Partridge, Madeleine Daly, Carolyn Hemsley, Zameer Shah, Krishanthi Sathanandan, Cathryn Mainwaring, and Jugdeep K. Dhesi
J. Bone Joint Infect., 6, 57–62, https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-57-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/jbji-6-57-2020, 2020 | 75 views
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01 Jan 2019
Determination of Tobramycin and Vancomycin Exposure Required to Eradicate Biofilms on Muscle and Bone Tissue In Vitro
Vajra Badha, Rex Moore, John Heffernan, Paulo Castaneda, Alex McLaren, and Derek Overstreet
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 1–9, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.29711,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.29711, 2019 | 74 views
18 May 2020
The Importance Of Multi-site Intra-operative Tissue Sampling In The Diagnosis Of Hip And Knee Periprosthetic Joint Infection - Results From A Single Centre Study
Lucy C. Walker, Nick D. Clement, Ian Wilson, Munawar Hashmi, Julie Samuel, and David J. Deehan
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 151–159, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.39499,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.39499, 2020 | 74 views
30 Mar 2020
Assessment of a Multiplex Serological Test for the Diagnosis of Prosthetic Joint Infection: a Prospective Multicentre Study
Pascale Bémer, Céline Bourigault, Anne Jolivet-Gougeon, Chloé Plouzeau-Jayle, Carole Lemarie, Rachel Chenouard, Anne-Sophie Valentin, Sandra Bourdon, Anne-Gaëlle Leroy, and Stéphane Corvec
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 89–95, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.42076,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.42076, 2020 | 73 views
01 Jan 2017
Hyaluronic Acid and Its Composites as a Local Antimicrobial/Antiadhesive Barrier
C.L. Romanò, E. De Vecchi, M. Bortolin, I. Morelli, and L. Drago
J. Bone Joint Infect., 2, 63–72, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.17705,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.17705, 2017 | 73 views
30 Mar 2020
Assessing the Role of Daptomycin as Antibiotic Therapy for Staphylococcal Prosthetic Joint Infection
Alberto V. Carli, Andy O. Miller, Milan Kapadia, Yu-fen Chiu, Geoffrey H. Westrich, Barry D. Brause, and Michael W. Henry
J. Bone Joint Infect., 5, 82–88, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.41278,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.41278, 2020 | 73 views
20 Apr 2019
Cutibacterium acnes (formerly Propionibacterium acnes) isolated from prosthetic joint infections is less susceptible to oxacillin than to benzylpenicillin
Sara Ridberg, Bengt Hellmark, Åsa Nilsdotter, and Bo Söderquist
J. Bone Joint Infect., 4, 106–110, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.30954,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.30954, 2019 | 73 views
05 Feb 2017
Candida Prosthetic Joint Infection. A Review of Treatment Methods
Fernando Cobo, Javier Rodríguez-Granger, Antonio Sampedro, Luis Aliaga-Martínez, and José María Navarro-Marí
J. Bone Joint Infect., 2, 114–121, https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.17699,https://doi.org/10.7150/jbji.17699, 2017 | 72 views
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