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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.

Editor-in-chief: Dr. Heinz Winkler, Osteitis Zentrum, Privatklinik Döbling, Heiligenstaedter Strasse 57-63, A-1190 Wien, AUSTRIA. 

new High quality reviews or mini-reviews from leading experts are particularly welcome and they will be processed in high priority.

Types of articles:

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

News: 35th Annual Meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society will be held in Oxford, United Kingdom, 1-3 September 2016. See the PDF announcement or visit http://www.ebjis2016.org for details.

Latest articles:

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Review
Antibiotic Prophylaxis During Dental Procedures in Patients with Prosthetic Joints
Parham Sendi, Ilker Uçkay, Domizio Suvà, Markus Vogt, Olivier Borens, Martin Clauss
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 42-49. doi:10.7150/jbji.16318
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Research Paper
Does an Antibiotic-Loaded Hydrogel Coating Reduce Early Post-Surgical Infection After Joint Arthroplasty?
Carlo Luca Romanò, Kostantinos Malizos, Nicola Capuano, Riccardo Mezzoprete, Michele D'Arienzo, Catherine Van Der Straeten, Sara Scarponi, Lorenzo Drago
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 34-41. doi:10.7150/jbji.15986
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Short Research Communication
Tuberculous Spondylitis of the Craniovertebral Junction
Panayiotis D. Megaloikonomos, Vasilios Igoumenou, Thekla Antoniadou, Andreas F. Mavrogenis, Konstantinos Soultanis
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 31-33. doi:10.7150/jbji.15884
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Research Paper
Pseudomonas Prosthetic Joint Infections: A Review of 102 Episodes
Neel B. Shah, Douglas R. Osmon, James M. Steckelberg, Rafael J. Sierra, Randall C. Walker, Aaron J. Tande, Elie F. Berbari
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 25-30. doi:10.7150/jbji.15722
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Research Paper
The Effectiveness of Debridement, Antibiotics and Irrigation for Periprosthetic Joint Infections after Primary Hip and Knee Arthroplasty. A 15 Years Retrospective Study in Two Community Hospitals in the Netherlands
LMA de Vries, W van der Weegen, WC Neve, HPW Das, BU Ridwan, J Steens
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 20-24. doi:10.7150/jbji.14075
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Short Research Communication
Extraction of the Wichita Fusion Nail after Knee Arthrodesis
Ann-Sophie Neuts, Johan Lammens, Jose Stuyck
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 17-19. doi:10.7150/jbji.13933
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Research Paper
Comparison of Bone Preserving and Radical Surgical Treatment in 32 Cases of Calcaneal Osteomyelitis
Ireneusz Babiak, Piotr Pędzisz, Mateusz Kulig, Jakub Janowicz, Paweł Małdyk
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 10-16. doi:10.7150/jbji.14342
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Commentary
Unusual Case of Spondylodiscitis due to Listeria monocytogenes
Guillaume Ghislain Aubin, David Boutoille, Romain Bourcier, Jocelyne Caillon, Didier Lepelletier, Pascale Bémer, Stéphane Corvec
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 7-9. doi:10.7150/jbji.13863
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Research Paper
Prosthetic Joint Infection: Report on the One versus Two-stage Exchange EBJIS Survey
Pedro Santos Leite, Sérgio Figueiredo, Ricardo Sousa
J. Bone Joint Infect. 2016; 1: 1-6. doi:10.7150/jbji.14671
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