The implementation of antibiotic prophylaxis in hip/knee arthroplasty
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: FIRULESCU, Simona (Emergency Hospital Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania)
- Co-author(s): Iova, Daniela (Emergency Hospital Bucharest, BUCHAREST, Romania)
Truta, Elena (Emergency Hospital Bucharest, BUCHAREST, Romania)
Introduction:The arthroplasty of hip/knee (AHK) is a "clean" surgical intervention and infections with G+ cocci can occur(Staphylococcus epidermidis/aureus). The antibiotic prophylaxis(AP) is with 1st or 2nd generation of cephalosporins (CFS) in multiple doses or with glycopeptide (teicoplanin) Objective:Analysing the administration of the AP in.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.