Peri-operative renal morbidity secondary to gentamicin and flucloxacillin chemoprophylaxis for hip and knee arthroplasty.


INTRODUCTION This retrospective cohort study uses serum creatinine levels to assess the effect of gentamicin and flucloxacillin on renal function in hip and knee arthroplasty patients. METHODS Serum creatinine levels were recorded pre-operatively and at two points post-operatively (sample 1 and sample 2) for all patients undergoing hip and knee… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0036933013507850