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.


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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Case Report
An Unusual Case of Brucella abortus Prosthetic Joint Infection
Jennifer Walsh, Anne Gilleece, Lynda Fenelon, David Cogley, Kirsten Schaffer
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(6): 277-279. doi:10.7150/jbji.37096
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Research Paper
Clinical Outcome of Antibiotic Suppressive Therapy in Patients with a Prosthetic Joint Infection after Hip Replacement
Borg Leijtens MD, Laura Weerwag MD, Berend Willem Schreurs MD PhD, Bart-Jan Kullberg MD PhD, Wim Rijnen MD PhD
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(6): 268-276. doi:10.7150/jbji.37262
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Research Paper
Brodie's Abscesses Can Stimulate the Growth Plate in Children
Patricia Garcia Pulido, Andrew Hotchen, Ashwin Gojanur, James Corbett, Kuldeep K Stohr
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(6): 264-267. doi:10.7150/jbji.37266
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Review
Antimicrobial Prophylaxis for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infections in Orthopaedic Oncology - A Narrative Review of Current Concepts
Daniel Müller, Dominik Kaiser, Kati Sairanen, Thorsten Studhalter, İlker Uçkay
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(5): 254-263. doi:10.7150/jbji.39050
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Review
Current Insights in the Application of Bone Grafts for Local Antibiotic Delivery in Bone Reconstruction Surgery
Arne Peeters, Guy Putzeys, Lieven Thorrez
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(5): 245-253. doi:10.7150/jbji.38373
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Research Paper
Evaluation One Year after DAIR Treatment in 91 Suspected Early Prosthetic Joint Infections in Primary Knee and Hip Arthroplasty
Anouk M.E. Jacobs, Lucia J.J. Valkering, Menno Bénard, Jacques F. Meis, Jon H.M. Goosen
J. Bone Jt. Infect. 2019; 4(5): 238-244. doi:10.7150/jbji.37757
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