2007

Infection and Local Treatment in Orthopedic Surgery

ISBN: 978-3-540-47998-7 (Print) 978-3-540-47999-4 (Online)

Table of contents (45 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIV

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-10

      The Socio-economic Burden of Musculoskeletal Infections

  3. Orthopaedic Device-related Infections

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      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-20

      Epidemiology and Classification of Septic Total Hip Replacement

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      Pages 21-32

      Early Radiological Diagnosis and Differential Diagnosis of Infection in Orthopaedic Surgery

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      Pages 33-38

      Bacterial Strategies of Implant Colonization and Resistance

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      Pages 39-48

      Pathological Findings of Septic Loosening

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      Pages 49-57

      Antimicrobial Prophylaxis in Orthopaedic Surgery

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      Pages 58-61

      The Limits of Systemic Antibiotics in Device-related Infections

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      Pages 62-66

      Antibiotic Bone Cement as a Prophylactic Means in Joint Replacement Surgery

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      Pages 67-72

      The Limits of the Local Antibiotic Therapy

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      Pages 73-76

      The Role of Suppressive Surgery

  4. Basic Research and Local Antibiotic Therapy

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      Pages 79-91

      PMMA as Drug Delivery System and in vivo Release from Spacers

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      Antibiotic Cement Spacers in Total Hip and Total Knee Arthroplasty: Problems, Pitfalls, and Avoiding Complications

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      Pages 112-120

      The Preformed Spacers: From the Idea to the Realization of an Industrial Device

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      Pages 121-127

      Fatigue and Wear Characterization of the Preformed Hip Spacer

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      Pages 128-135

      Fatigue Characterisation of the Preformed Knee Spacer

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      Pages 136-147

      Surface Analysis of the Spacer Before and After the Clinical Use

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      Pages 148-153

      Bone Loss: Does Use of the Spacer Affects it?

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      Pages 154-159

      Antibiotic Impregnated Bone Grafts — What Do We Know?

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      Pages 160-169

      Antibiotic-loaded Bone Allograft: Personal Experience

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      Pages 170-175

      Antibiotic Loaded Cement: From Research to Clinical Evidence

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