rheumatology
Osteoarthritis

Skin commensals blamed for TKA revisions ‘going troppo’

When the rain buckets down during the wet season in tropical regions of Australia, the rates of prosthetic joint infection go up, according to a review of data from the National Joint Replacement Registry. A review of revisions for prosthetic joint infection following primary total knee arthroplasty during 2011-2015 found climate factors appear to be ...

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