Which Orthopaedic Patients Are Infected with Gram-negative Non-fermenting Rods?


Background : 1st and 2nd generation cephalosporins used for perioperative prophylaxis in orthopaedic surgery do not cover non-fermenting Gram-negative rods (NFR). Methods: Epidemiological cohort study of adult patients operated for orthopedic infections between 2004 and 2014 with perioperative cefuroxim or vancomycin prophylaxis. Exclusion of… (More)
DOI: 10.7150/jbji.17171


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