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Infected Total Joint Arthroplasty

The Algorithmic Approach

Editors:

  • The basis of the approach is the 10-year-follow-up of currently 100+ patients diagnosed and treated always according to the same algorithm

  • Logical presentation of evidence based approach to each algorithm

  • Contains concise instructions on the best way to proceed during infected total joint arthroplasty

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

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Table of contents (24 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix
  2. Part I

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
  3. Part-1

    1. Introduction

      • Rihard Trebše
      Pages 3-5
    2. Joint Replacement: Historical Overview

      • Rihard Trebše, Anže Mihelič
      Pages 7-11
    3. The Definition of Prosthetic Joint Infections (PJI)

      • Rihard Trebše, Andrej Trampuž
      Pages 23-30
    4. Classification of Prosthetic Joint Infections

      • Rihard Trebše, Anže Mihelič
      Pages 31-34
    5. The Epidemiology of Total Joint Arthroplasty Infections

      • David J. Jaekel, Kevin L. Ong, Edmund C. Lau, Steven M. Kurtz
      Pages 35-54
    6. Septic Complications in Arthroplasty

      • Gerold Labek
      Pages 55-62
    7. Risk Factors for Prosthetic Joint Infections

      • René Mihalič, Matevž Topolovec
      Pages 75-94
    8. Pathogenesis of Prosthetic Joint Infections

      • Rihard Trebše, Jurij Štalc
      Pages 95-101
    9. Bacteria–Biomaterial Interactions

      • Antti Soininen, Emilia Kaivosoja, Jaime Esteban, Riina Rautemaa-Richardson, Alberto Ortiz-Pérez, Gonçalo Barretto et al.
      Pages 103-117
    10. Biomaterial–Host Interactions in Aseptic and Septic Conditions

      • Jukka Pajarinen, Yuya Takakubo, Zygmunt Mackiewicz, Michiaki Takagi, Eemeli Jämsen, Puyi Sheng et al.
      Pages 119-131
    11. Influence of Wear Particles on Local and Systemic Immune System

      • Emmanuel Gibon, Stuart B. Goodman
      Pages 133-142
    12. Diagnostic Evaluations

      • Rihard Trebše
      Pages 143-150
    13. Synovial Fluid Cytology

      • René Mihalič, Dunja Terčič
      Pages 151-158
    14. Microbiological Diagnosis of Prosthetic Joint Infection

      • Jaime Esteban, Concepción Pérez-Jorge, Ramón Pérez-Tanoira, Enrique Gómez-Barrena
      Pages 165-179

About this book

There are a variety of protocols that are used in infected total joint arthroplasty. This book will outline and detail the best possible course of treatment and formulate custom algorithms for every possible case, based on current evidence. reviews of current concepts  and “recipes” for the diagnostic and therapeutic procedures (surgical and antibiotic) based on the type of implant, infection and the patient.

 

The book will be an essential resource on infected total joint arthroplasty, containing a series of logical and highly detailed instructions that will serve to educate orthopedic surgeons operating in this field on the best approaches, according to detailed and careful research conducted over the last decade.

Editors and Affiliations

  • Orthopedic Hospital Valdoltra, Ankaran, Slovenia

    Rihard Trebše

About the editor

Mr. Rihard Trebše MD, MSc, Orthopedic hospital Valdoltra

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Infected Total Joint Arthroplasty

  • Book Subtitle: The Algorithmic Approach

  • Editors: Rihard Trebše

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-2482-5

  • Publisher: Springer London

  • eBook Packages: Medicine, Medicine (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer-Verlag London 2012

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-4471-2481-8

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-1-4471-6230-8

  • eBook ISBN: 978-1-4471-2482-5

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: X, 322

  • Topics: Orthopaedics, Surgical Orthopedics, Pathology

  • Industry Sectors: Biotechnology, Health & Hospitals, Pharma

Buying options

eBook USD 109.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-1-4471-2482-5
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 149.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 149.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)