Editor-in-chief: Dr. Heinz Winkler, Osteitis Zentrum, Privatklinik Döbling, Heiligenstaedter Strasse 57-63, A-1190 Wien, AUSTRIA. 
  • News: 36th Annual Meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society will be held in Nantes, France, 7-9 September 2017. Please visit http://www.ebjis2017.org for details.
  • new High quality reviews or mini-reviews from leading experts are particularly welcome and they will be processed in high priority.
  • new Theme Issue Local Antimicrobial Treatment in Orthopaedic Surgery”. Editors: Dr. Antonia F. Chen and Dr. Heinz Winkler.
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Journal of Bone and Joint Infection (JBJI) is an official publication of European Bone and Joint Infection Society. JBJI is a peer-reviewed journal publishing papers of highest quality in all areas of bones and joints research.

Types of articles:

  • Research papers
  • Short research communications
  • Reviews and mini-reviews
  • Commentaries, opinions

Latest articles:


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Research Paper
Septic Arthritis of the Shoulder with Proximal Humerus Osteomyelitis, Treated by Ilizarov Shoulder Arthrodesis
John Kendall, Martin McNally
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(2): 90-95. doi:10.7150/jbji.17083
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Research Paper
Bone Inflammation, Bone Infection and Dental Implants Failure: Histological and Cytological Aspects Related to Cement Excess
Marco Tatullo, Massimo Marrelli, Filiberto Mastrangelo, Enrico Gherlone
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(2): 84-89. doi:10.7150/jbji.17507
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Research Paper
Efficacy of Antibiotic Suppressive Therapy in Patients with a Prosthetic Joint Infection
Marjan Wouthuyzen-Bakker, Jasperina M. Nijman, Greetje A. Kampinga, Sander van Assen, Paul C. Jutte
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(2): 77-83. doi:10.7150/jbji.17353
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Research Paper
Which Orthopaedic Patients Are Infected with Gram-negative Non-fermenting Rods?
Omid Jamei, Shpresa Gjoni, Besa Zenelaj, Benjamin Kressmann, Wilson Belaieff, Didier Hannouche, Ilker Uçkay
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(2): 73-76. doi:10.7150/jbji.17171
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Review
Hyaluronic Acid and Its Composites as a Local Antimicrobial/Antiadhesive Barrier
C.L. Romanò, E. De Vecchi, M. Bortolin, I. Morelli, L. Drago
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(1): 63-72. doi:10.7150/jbji.17705
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Review
Allograft Bone as Antibiotic Carrier
Heinz Winkler, Peter Haiden
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(1): 52-62. doi:10.7150/jbji.17466
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Review
Ceramic Biocomposites as Biodegradable Antibiotic Carriers in the Treatment of Bone Infections
Jamie Ferguson, Michael Diefenbeck, Martin McNally
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(1): 38-51. doi:10.7150/jbji.17234
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Review
Therapeutic Use of Antibiotic-loaded Bone Cement in the Treatment of Hip and Knee Joint Infections
Konstantinos Anagnostakos
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(1): 29-37. doi:10.7150/jbji.16067
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Review
Local Intra-wound Administration of Powdered Antibiotics in Orthopaedic Surgery
Andrew N. Fleischman, Matthew S. Austin
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(1): 23-28. doi:10.7150/jbji.16649
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Review
Use of Chlorhexidine Preparations in Total Joint Arthroplasty
Jaiben George, Alison K Klika, Carlos A Higuera
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(1): 15-22. doi:10.7150/jbji.16934
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Review
Treatment of Periprosthetic Joint Infection Using Antimicrobials: Dilute Povidone-Iodine Lavage
John A. Ruder, Bryan D. Springer
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(1): 10-14. doi:10.7150/jbji.16448
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Review
Hydrogen Peroxide Wound Irrigation in Orthopaedic Surgery
Min Lu, Erik Nathan Hansen
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(1): 3-9. doi:10.7150/jbji.16690
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Editorial
Local Antimicrobial Treatment in Orthopaedic Surgery
Antonia F. Chen, Heinz Winkler
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2017; 2(1): 1-2. doi:10.7150/jbji.9465
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Short Research Communication
Acute Mono-Arthritis of the Knee: A Case Report of Infection with Parvimonas Micra and Concomitant Pseudogout
Martijn Dietvorst, Ramon Roerdink, Alexander C.A.P. Leenders, Menno A. Kiel, L. Paul A. Bom
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 65-67. doi:10.7150/jbji.16124
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Research Paper
Calcium-Based, Antibiotic-Loaded Bone Substitute as an Implant Coating: A Pilot Clinical Study
N Logoluso, L Drago, E Gallazzi, DA George, I Morelli, CL Romanò
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 59-64. doi:10.7150/jbji.17586
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Short Research Communication
Pseudomonas oryzihabitans Infected Total Hip Arthroplasty
Georgios N. Panagopoulos, Panayiotis D. Megaloikonomos, Marcos Liontos, Efthymia Giannitsioti, Miranda Drogari-Apiranthitou, Andreas F. Mavrogenis, Vasilios Kontogeorgakos
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 54-58. doi:10.7150/jbji.16967
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