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Revision knee replacement for prosthetic joint infection: epidemiology, clinical outcomes and health-economic considerations

Abstract:

Prosthetic joint infection (PJI) is a devastating complication of knee replacement surgery. Recent evidence has shown that the burden of disease is increasing as more and more knee replacement procedures are performed. The current incidence of revision total knee replacement (TKR) for PJI is estimated at 7.5 cases per 1000 primary joint replacement procedures at 10 years. Revision TKR for PJI is complex surgery, and is associated to a high rate of post-operative complications. The 5-year pati...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.knee.2020.12.024

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Botnar Research Centre
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-2401-1372
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-6069-978X
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Botnar Research Centre
Oxford college:
Worcester College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-4258-5866
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
The Knee Journal website
Volume:
28
Pages:
417-421
Publication date:
2021-01-23
Acceptance date:
2020-12-21
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-5800
ISSN:
0968-0160
Pmid:
33500184
Language:
English
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Subtype:
Review
Pubs id:
1159451
Local pid:
pubs:1159451
Deposit date:
2022-02-23

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