Rev Esp Quimioter 2017, 30(4):264-268
|Decolonization for Staphylococcus aureus carriers in arthroplasty surgery after hip fracture
OSÉ Mª BARBERO, JUAN ROMANYK, ALFONSO VALLÉS, MIGUEL ÁNGEL PLASENCIA, EDUARDO MONTERO, JOAQUÍN LÓPEZ
Introduction. Staphylococcus aureus is the main causative agent of joint prosthesis infections. The decolonization of the carriers is effective in the prevention of the infections of the elective arthroplasties. The aim of this study is to evaluate if it is also in arthroplasties after hip fracture.
Rev Esp Quimioter 2017; 30(4):264-268 [pdf]