Proceedings from the 2018 International Consensus Meeting on Orthopedic Infections: management of periprosthetic shoulder infection

Garrigues G. E., Zmistowski B., Cooper A. M., Green A., Abboud J., Beasley J., ...More

JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, vol.28, no.6, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jse.2019.04.015
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Shoulder arthroplasty, periprosthetic shoulder infection, unexpected positive cultures, MRSA, component retention, resection shoulder arthroplasty, two-stage exchange, irrigation and debridement, PROSTHETIC JOINT INFECTIONS, SUPPRESSIVE ANTIBIOTIC-THERAPY, TOTAL HIP-ARTHROPLASTY, SINGLE-STAGE REVISION, PROPIONIBACTERIUM-ACNES, RESECTION ARTHROPLASTY, SALVAGE PROCEDURE, RETROSPECTIVE ANALYSIS, POSITIVE CULTURES, FAILED REVERSE
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No


The Second International Consensus Meeting on Orthopedic Infections was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in July 2018. A multidisciplinary team of international experts from all 9 subspecialties of orthopedic surgery and allied fields of infectious disease, microbiology, and epidemiology was assembled to form the International Consensus Group. The following consensus proceedings from the International Consensus Meeting involve 30 questions pertaining to the management of periprosthetic shoulder infection. (C) 2019 Published by Elsevier Inc.