Infection risk assessment in patients undergoing primary total knee arthroplasty Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
  • Perioperative Care
  • Sleep Apnea, Obstructive

abstract

  • Despite low infection rates after primary TKA, there are patients at higher risk that would benefit by addressing modifiable risk factors for both in-hospital or post-discharge infections, including deep PJIs.

publication date

  • November 12, 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00264-017-3675-z

PubMed ID

  • 29130112

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1

end page

  • 8