Late implant sepsis after fracture surgery in HIV positive patients.


A prospective cohort study was undertaken to assess the incidence of late-implant sepsis after internal fixation in HIV-positive patients. A total of 91 HIV-positive patients (67 males and 24 females) who underwent 103 procedures (111 implants) were followed up for a mean period of 27 months (range 12-66 months). No occurrences of late implant sepsis were… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.injury.2014.12.015


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