Pharmacokinetics of gentamicin eluted from a regenerating bone graft substitute

  title={Pharmacokinetics of gentamicin eluted from a regenerating bone graft substitute},
  author={Mindaugas Stravinskas and Peter Frederik Horstmann and J. Y. Ferguson and Werner Herbert Hettwer and Martin P Nilsson and Sarūnas Tarasevi{\vc}ius and Michael M\ork Petersen and M. A. Mcnally and Lars Lidgren},
  booktitle={Bone & joint research},
OBJECTIVES Deep bone and joint infections (DBJI) are directly intertwined with health, demographic change towards an elderly population, and wellbeing.The elderly human population is more prone to acquire infections, and the consequences such as pain, reduced quality of life, morbidity, absence from work and premature retirement due to disability place significant burdens on already strained healthcare systems and societal budgets.DBJIs are less responsive to systemic antibiotics because of… CONTINUE READING
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