Prosthetic Joint Infections

Editors: Peel, Trisha (Ed.)

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  • Covers epidemiology, diagnosis, management, and prevention of joint infectionsIncludes current clinical recommendationsWritten by experts in the field

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This book outlines the most updated clinical guidelines that are vital for the prevention infections and care of patients with joint infections following a replacement surgery, one of the highest volume medical interventions globally. Sections address the diagnosis, management approaches and prevention of prosthetic joint infections. Written by experts in the field, this text provides a brief overview of the literature and current recommendations in each of the specified areas. Given the rapidly evolving state-of-play in this clinical area, this compendium grows increasingly important to clinicians in their management decisions.

Prosthetic Joint Infections is a valuable resource for infectious disease specialists, epidemiologists, surgeons, and orthopedic specialists who may work with patients with prosthetic joint infections.

About the authors

Trisha Peel, MBBS, FRACP, PhD
Department of Infectious Diseases
The Alfred Hospital and Monash University
Melbourne, Victoria
Australia

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Prosthetic Joint Infections
Editors
  • Trisha Peel
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-65250-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-65250-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-65249-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 263
Number of Illustrations
6 b/w illustrations, 8 illustrations in colour
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