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REVIEW  HIP PERIPROSTHETIC JOINT INFECTIONS: PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT 

Minerva Orthopedics 2022 August;73(4):359-65

DOI: 10.23736/S2784-8469.21.04197-3

Copyright © 2021 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

language: English

One stage therapy in hip periprosthetic joint infections

Lucio CAPPELLI TOLEDO DE ARAUJO 1, 2, Daniel KENDOFF 1

1 Helios Klinikum Berlin Buch, Berlin, Germany; 2 Homero de Miranda Gomes Regional Hospital of São José, Brazil



One-stage revision for treatment of PJI has been increasingly used in large centers. It offers advantages such as a single surgical time, shorter hospital admission, less bleeding and the possibility of shorter antibiotic therapy. In this article we will cover its main indications, details of the technique and step by step.


KEY WORDS: Arthroplasty, replacement, hip; Prosthesis-related infections; Bone cements

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