implant infection

Known as: implant infections, implants infections 
An infectious process involving an implanted medical device and the surrounding tissues.
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Infection is still the major complication of orthopedic implants and projections based on the actual trend indicate that total… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
A Gram-negative, non-motile, non-spore-forming coccoid bacterium (strain BO1(T)) was isolated recently from a breast implant… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Prevention of implant-associated infections has been one of the main challenges in orthopaedic surgery. This challenge is further… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Prosthetic joint replacements are used increasingly to alleviate pain and improve mobility of the progressively older and more… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
A significant proportion of medical implants become the focus of a device-related infection, difficult to eradicate because… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The incidence of infection following breast reconstruction with expanders and implants ranges from 1 to 24 percent. Numerous… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The insertion of implants and medical devices has emerged as a common and often life-saving procedure. A current estimate of the… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The aim of this study was to evaluate qualitative differences in the subgingival microbiota at titanium implants, ad modum Br… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The purpose of this study was to investigate the possibility of antimicrobial treatment of peri-implant infections associated… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
It has been postulated that the wound healing in a closed submerged location is one of the prerequisites for osseointegration of… (More)
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