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ALLMedicine™ Joint Infections Center

Research & Reviews  581 results

Does Application of Hydrogen Peroxide to the Dermis Reduce Incidence of Cutibacterium A...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2021.03.144
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery; Grewal G, Polisetty T et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - Prosthetic Joint Infections (PJI) following shoulder arthroplasty are a major source of morbidity, and are most commonly caused by Cutibacterium acnes (C. acnes), a bacteria found concentrated in the dermis. Skin preparation using hydrogen peroxid...

Leukocyte Esterase Versus ICM 2018 Criteria in the Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint In...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2021.03.006
The Journal of Arthroplasty; Chisari E, Yacovelli S et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - A leukocyte esterase (LE) test is inexpensive and provides real-time information about patients suspected of periprosthetic joint infections (PJIs). The 2018 International Consensus Meeting (ICM) recommends it as a diagnostic tool with a 2+ cutoff...

Above-the-knee amputation versus knee arthrodesis for revision of infected total knee a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.otsr.2021.102914
Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Surgery & Research : OTSR; Trouillez T, Faure PA et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2021 - In cases of repeated treatment failure of periprosthetic joint infections (PJI) of the knee, above-the-knee amputation (AKA) or knee arthrodesis can be proposed to reduce the risk of recurrent infection, especially in cases with major bone defects...

Diagnostic accuracy of the BJI InoPlex™ (Diaxonhit) immunoassay on blood samples for pe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.otsr.2021.102909
Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Surgery & Research : OTSR; Dartus J, Martinot P et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - While joint aspiration is the benchmark for diagnosing periprosthetic joint infections (PJI), the results can be flawed because certain bacteria are difficult to culture, the patient is on concurrent antibiotic therapy or in some cases, repeated j...

Clinical features and outcome of Streptococcus agalactiae bone and joint infections ove...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7954318
PloS One; Loubet P, Koumar Y et. al.

Mar 12th, 2021 - Bone and joint infections (BJIs) due to Streptococcus agalactiae are rare but has been described to increase in the past few years. The objective of this study was to describe clinical features and outcomes of cases of S. BJIs. We conducted a retr...

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Guidelines  1 results

Success after treatment of periprosthetic joint infection: a Delphi-based international...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3676607
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research; Diaz-Ledezma C, Higuera CA et. al.

Feb 26th, 2013 - The lack of agreement regarding what constitutes successful treatment for periprosthetic joint infections (PJI) makes it difficult to compare the different strategies of management that are used in clinical practice and in research studies. The ai...

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Drugs  279 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  879 results

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet, coated-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=8f4d4bbb-a8f5-492f-8b2a-22be57719ac9

Apr 11th, 2021 - Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: • Skin and Skin Structure Infectio...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet-PD-Rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=178dc379-e2b8-4b47-9f0c-3fc7fb435c36

Apr 8th, 2021 - Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: Skin and Skin Structure Infections...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet-Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=702fffd7-b826-4081-83f7-4b6db6770c2c

Apr 7th, 2021 - Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: •Skin and Skin Structure Infection...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablets tablet, coated-Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=4d76b918-bf28-4669-96bb-9b1db5a22bda

Apr 7th, 2021 - Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: • Skin and Skin Structure Infectio...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet, film coated-Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=a34ae37c-f8a3-4817-b7f3-babe474255f4

Apr 7th, 2021 - Ciprofloxacin tablets are fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: • Skin and Skin Structure I...

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News  11 results

Tobacco Use Is a Risk Factor for Prosthetic Joint Infection After Total Hip Arthroplasty
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943542

Jan 5th, 2021 - Takeaway Tobacco use was associated with an increased risk of developing prosthetic joint infections (PJIs), particularly deep infection or infection requiring revision surgery in patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty (THA).

Commentary to "CDC Will Soon Issue Guidelines for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection"
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/102573/infectious-diseases/commentary-cdc-will-soon-issue-guidelines-prevention?channel=264
Nodzo SR

Sep 11th, 2015 - Analyzing the Guidelines: It Can't All Be Level I The demand for total joint arthroplasty continues to rise, resulting in a steady increase in the number of primary total hip and knee replacements every year. Unfortunately, as these numbers rise,.

First Guidelines for Managing Prosthetic Joint Infections
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/775917

Dec 9th, 2012 - The Infectious Diseases Society of America has published a set of clinical practice guidelines for the evaluation and management of prosthetic joint infections (PJIs). The guidelines, the first on the subject issued by the society, call for close ...

First Guidelines for Managing Prosthetic Joint Infections
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/775917

Dec 9th, 2012 - The Infectious Diseases Society of America has published a set of clinical practice guidelines for the evaluation and management of prosthetic joint infections (PJIs). The guidelines, the first on the subject issued by the society, call for close ...

Daptomycin Studied for Bone, Joint Infections : The drug's off-label use may be less likely to cause drug resistance due to long-term therapy.
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/25057/infectious-diseases/daptomycin-studied-bone-joint-infections-drugs
Family Practice News; Diana Mahoney

BOSTON — Daptomycin may effectively treat gram-positive bone and joint infections and may be less likely than standard antimicrobials to cause drug resistance as a consequence of long-term therapy, Michael S. Finney, M.

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