Editors-in-chief (appointed by European Bone and Joint Infection Society and MusculoSkeletal Infection Society):
Parham Sendi, M.D., FIDSA, Associate Professor at the University of Bern, Bern; lead physician, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland. European Bone and Joint Infection Society
Elie F. Berbari, M.D., FIDSA, Professor and Chair of the Infectious Diseases division, Mayo Clinic college of medicine, Rochester, MN, USA. Musculoskeletal Infection Society

Journal of Bone and Joint Infection (JBJI), as a scientific publication of European Bone and Joint Infection Society (EBJIS) and MusculoSkeletal Infection Society (MSIS), publishes papers of highest quality in all areas of orthopaedic infections. Types of articles include research papers, short research communications, reviews, case reports, and letters.


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Case Report
Clostridium cadaveris Osteomyelitis: an Unusual Pathogen which Highlights the Importance of Deep Tissue Sampling in Chronic Osteomyelitis
Ruth Alexandra Corrigan, Jose Lomas Cabeza, David Stubbs, Martin McNally
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(2): 96-100. doi:10.7150/jbji.43801
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Research Paper
Assessment of a Multiplex Serological Test for the Diagnosis of Prosthetic Joint Infection: a Prospective Multicentre Study
Pascale Bémer, Céline Bourigault, Anne Jolivet-Gougeon, Chloé Plouzeau-Jayle, Carole Lemarie, Rachel Chenouard, Anne-Sophie Valentin, Sandra Bourdon, Anne-Gaëlle Leroy, Stéphane Corvec
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(2): 89-95. doi:10.7150/jbji.42076
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Research Paper
Assessing the Role of Daptomycin as Antibiotic Therapy for Staphylococcal Prosthetic Joint Infection
Alberto V. Carli, Andy O Miller, Milan Kapadia, Yu-fen Chiu, Geoffrey Westrich, Barry D. Brause, Michael W. Henry
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(2): 82-88. doi:10.7150/jbji.41278
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Research Paper
Risk Factors for Fungal Prosthetic Joint Infection
Talha Riaz, Aaron J. Tande, Lisa L. Steed, Harry A. Demos, Cassandra D. Salgado, Douglas R. Osmon, Camelia E. Marculescu
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(2): 76-81. doi:10.7150/jbji.40402
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Research Paper
Outcomes, Microbiology and Antimicrobial Usage in Pressure Ulcer-Related Pelvic Osteomyelitis: Messages for Clinical Practice
Clark D. Russell, Shao-Ting Jerry Tsang, Alasdair Hamish R. W. Simpson, Rebecca K. Sutherland
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(2): 67-75. doi:10.7150/jbji.41779
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Research Paper
Tigecycline Versus Colistin in the Treatment of Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Complex Osteomyelitis
Priscila R. Oliveira, Vladimir C. Carvalho, Eduardo S. Saconi, Marcos C. Leonhardt, Kodi E. Kojima, Jorge S. Santos, Flavia Rossi, Ana Lucia L.M. Lima
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(2): 60-66. doi:10.7150/jbji.42448
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Research Paper
An Adjunct Indicator for the Diagnosis of Fracture-Related Infections: Platelet Count to Mean Platelet Volume Ratio
John Strony, Taylor Paziuk, Brianna Fram, Kyle Plusch, Gerard Chang, James Krieg
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(2): 54-59. doi:10.7150/jbji.44116
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Case Report
Near-fatal Periprosthetic Infection with Streptobacillus moniliformis: Case and Review
Matthew Smallbones, Mohammed Monem, Marina Baganeanu, Michael Okocha, Rajesh Sofat
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(1): 50-53. doi:10.7150/jbji.40635
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Research Paper
The Use of Calcium Sulphate beads in Periprosthetic Joint Infection, a systematic review
Abdulbaset Abosala, Mohammed Ali
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(1): 43-49. doi:10.7150/jbji.41743
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Research Paper
Debridement, Antibiotics and Implant Retention for Hip Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Analysis of Implant Survival after Cure of Infection
Martin Clauss, Christof Hunkeler, Isabella Manzoni, Parham Sendi
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(1): 35-42. doi:10.7150/jbji.40924
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Research Paper
Duration of rifampin therapy is a key determinant of improved outcomes in early-onset acute prosthetic joint infection due to Staphylococcus treated with a debridement, antibiotics and implant retention (DAIR): a retrospective multicenter study in France
A. Becker, L. Kreitmann, C. Triffaut-Fillit, F. Valour, E. Mabrut, E. Forestier, O. Lesens, C. Cazorla, S. Descamps, B. Boyer, C. Chidiac, S. Lustig, E. Montbarbon, C. Batailler, T. Ferry
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(1): 28-34. doi:10.7150/jbji.40333
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Editorial
Oral Flucloxacillin for Staphylococcal Osteomyelitis: Obsolete or Underused?
Staffan Tevell, Bertil Christensson
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(1): 25-27. doi:10.7150/jbji.42852
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Review
Oral Flucloxacillin for Treating Osteomyelitis: A Narrative Review of Clinical Practice
Helga Preiss, Philipp Kriechling, Giulia Montrasio, Tanja Huber, İmke Janssen, Andreea Moldovan, Benjamin A. Lipsky, İlker Uçkay
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(1): 16-24. doi:10.7150/jbji.40667
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Research Paper
Is there a Role for Antibiotic Prophylaxis Prior to Dental Procedures in Patients with Total Joint Arthroplasty? A Systematic Review of the Literature
Pablo Ariel Slullitel, José Ignacio Oñativia, Nicolás Santiago Piuzzi, Carlos Higuera-Rueda, Javad Parvizi, Martín Alejandro Buttaro
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(1): 7-15. doi:10.7150/jbji.40096
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Research Paper
Streptococcus bovis Hip and Knee Periprosthetic Joint Infections: A Series of 9 Cases
Jeremy C. Thompson, Ashton H. Goldman, Aaron J. Tande, Douglas R. Osmon, Rafael J. Sierra
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2020; 5(1): 1-6. doi:10.7150/jbji.36923
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Research Paper
Chronic Osteomyelitis of the tibia and ankle treated with Limb Salvage Reconstruction
Aaron Lam, Shawn S. Richardson, Josh Buksbaum, Jonathan Markowitz, Michael W. Henry, Andy O. Miller, S Robert Rozbruch, Austin T. Fragomen
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(6): 306-313. doi:10.7150/jbji.40337
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