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
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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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Research Paper
Clinical Presentation, Management, and Prognosis of Pseudogout in Joint Arthroplasty: A Retrospective Cohort Study
Merit P. George, Floranne C. Ernste, Aaron Tande, Douglas Osmon, Tad Mabry, Elie F. Berbari
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(1): 20-26. doi:10.7150/jbji.29983
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Short Research Communication
Same Organism, Different Phenotype - Are Phenotypic Criteria Adequate In Coagulase-Negative Staphylococcal Orthopaedic Implant-Associated Infections?
Staffan Tevell, Sharmin Baig, Åsa Nilsdotter-Augustinsson, Marc Stegger, Bo Söderquist
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(1): 16-19. doi:10.7150/jbji.30256
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Research Paper
Quality of life and health status after Girdlestone resection arthroplasty in patients with an infected total hip prosthesis
Cornelis M. Vincenten, Brenda L. Den Oudsten, Pieter K. Bos, Stefan B.T. Bolder, Taco Gosens
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(1): 10-15. doi:10.7150/jbji.28390
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Research Paper
Determination of Tobramycin and Vancomycin Exposure Required to Eradicate Biofilms on Muscle and Bone Tissue In Vitro
Vajra Badha, Rex Moore, John Heffernan, Paulo Castaneda, Alex McLaren, Derek Overstreet
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(1): 1-9. doi:10.7150/jbji.29711
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Research Paper
Meta-analysis of sonicate fluid in blood culture bottles for diagnosing periprosthetic joint infection
Cheng Li, Nora Renz, Cristina Ojeda Thies, Andrej Trampuz
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(5): 273-279. doi:10.7150/jbji.29731
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Research Paper
Relevance of Modified Debridement-Irrigation, Antibiotic Therapy and Implant Retention Protocol for the Management of Surgical Site Infections: A Series of 1694 Instrumented Spinal Surgery
Romain Manet, Tristan Ferry, Jean-Etienne Castelain, Gilda Pardey Bracho, Eurico Freitas-Olim, Jacqueline Grando, Cédric Barrey
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(5): 266-272. doi:10.7150/jbji.28765
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Research Paper
Infection after Constrained Condylar Knee Arthroplasty: Incidence and microbiological findings in 100 consecutive complex primary and revision total knee arthroplasties
Marianne Westberg, Bjarne Grøgaard, Finnur Snorrason
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(5): 260-265. doi:10.7150/jbji.28900
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Editorial
Are All Joints Equal? Synovial Fluid Analysis in Periprosthetic Joint Infection
Parham Sendi, Andreas M. Müller, Elie Berbari
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(5): 258-259. doi:10.7150/jbji.30491
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Short Communication
Rifampin-Resistant Cutibacterium (formerly Propionibacterium) namnetense Superinfection after Staphylococcus aureus Bone Infection Treatment
Stéphane Corvec, Aurélie Guillouzouic, Guillaume Ghislain Aubin, Sophie Touchais, Olivier Grossi, François Gouin, Pascale Bémer
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(5): 255-257. doi:10.7150/jbji.30029
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Research Paper
Economic Analysis in a Diagnosis Related Groups System for Two-stage Exchange of Prosthetic-joint Infections
Arnaud Fischbacher, Karine Peltier, Olivier Borens
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(5): 249-254. doi:10.7150/jbji.26146
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Short Communication
Accuracy of Synovial Leukocyte and Polymorphonuclear Cell Count in Patients with Shoulder Prosthetic Joint Infection
Carol Strahm, Vilijam Zdravkovic, Claus Egidy, Bernhard Jost
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(5): 245-248. doi:10.7150/jbji.29289
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Research Paper
Totally Implantable Venous-Access Device Infection Causing Hematogenous Prosthetic Joint Infection: A Retrospective Case Series
Fernanda Medina, Vanina Meyssonnier, Valérie Zeller, Beate Heym, Jean-Marc Ziza, Simon Marmor
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(5): 241-244. doi:10.7150/jbji.25887
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Research Paper
Antibiotic Elution Characteristics and Pharmacokinetics of Gentamicin and Vancomycin from a Mineral Antibiotic Carrier: An in vivo Evaluation of 32 Clinical Cases
Thomas Colding-Rasmussen, Peter Horstmann, Michael Mørk Petersen, Werner Hettwer
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(4): 234-240. doi:10.7150/jbji.26301
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Research Paper
A Case Of Recurrent Helicobacter cinaedi Prosthetic Joint Infection In An HIV-Infected Man
Joanna Kedra, Valérie Zeller, Beate Heym, Philippe Lehours, Vanina Meyssonnier, Sylvie Lariven, Lucie Bruhl-Bénéjat, Simon Marmor, Jean-Marc Ziza
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(4): 230-233. doi:10.7150/jbji.28375
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Research Paper
Intestinal Perforation by a Toothpick as Reason for Necrotizing Fasciitis
Markus Rupp, Gero Knapp, David Weisweiler, Christian Heiss, Volker Alt
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(4): 226-229. doi:10.7150/jbji.29065
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Research Paper
Erysipelas or cellulitis with a prosthetic joint in situ
Marjan Wouthuyzen-Bakker, Jaime Lora-Tamayo, Eric Senneville, Matthew Scarbourough, Tristan Ferry, Ilker Uçkay, Mauro J Salles, Karina O'Connell, Josean A Iribarren, Dace Vigante, Rihard Trebse, Cedric Arvieux, Alex Soriano, Javier Ariza, Group of Investigators for Streptococcal Prosthetic Joint Infection
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2018; 3(4): 222-225. doi:10.7150/jbji.25519
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