Risk factors for infection after knee arthroplasty: a register-based analysis of 43,149 cases

Esa Jämsen, Heini Huhtala, Timo Puolakka, Teemu Moilanen

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316 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)38-47
JournalJournal of Bone & Joint Surgery
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


  • antibiotic prophylaxis
  • arthroplasty
  • infection
  • knee replacement arthroplasty
  • prosthesis implantation
  • repeat surgery

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