Resection arthroplasty for periprosthetic infection after total elbow arthroplasty.

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Summary of "Resection arthroplasty for periprosthetic infection after total elbow arthroplasty."

Periprosthetic infection after total elbow arthroplasty (TEA) is a serious complication that has no clearly defined treatment. The purpose of this study was to report the outcomes of resection arthroplasty for treatment of infection after TEA and the factors influencing the result.


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Name: Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery / American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons ... [et al.]
ISSN: 1532-6500


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