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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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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Research Paper
Early Debridement, antibiotics and implant retention (DAIR) in patients with suspected acute infection after hip or knee arthroplasty - safe, effective and without negative functional impact
Luís Henrique Barros, Tiago Amorim Barbosa, João Esteves, Miguel Abreu, Daniel Soares, Ricardo Sousa
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(6): 300-305. doi:10.7150/jbji.39168
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Editorial
The Value of Ortho-ID Teams in Treating Bone and Joint Infections
Shawn Vasoo, Monica Chan, Parham Sendi, Elie Berbari
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(6): 295-299. doi:10.7150/jbji.41663
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Editorial
Collaboration between orthopaedic surgeons and infection specialists in bone and joint infections
Sven Åke Hedström, Lars Lidgren
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(6): 292-294. doi:10.7150/jbji.41662
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Research Paper
A population-based study on the treatment and outcome of enterococcal prosthetic joint infections. A consecutive series of 55 cases
Olof Thompson, Magnus Rasmussen, Anna Stefánsdóttir, Bertil Christensson, Per Åkesson
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(6): 285-291. doi:10.7150/jbji.35683
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Research Paper
Humoral Factors From Musculoskeletal Polytrauma Patients Impair Antibacterial Responses Of Neutrophils In vitro
Aikaterini Stylianaki, Barbara Stanic, Mario Morgenstern, Geoff R. Richards, Fintan T. Moriarty, Keith Thompson
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(6): 280-284. doi:10.7150/jbji.35424
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