Prosthetic Joint Infections: Risks, Retention, and Removal
Guest: Elie F. Berbari, M.D. (@DOCElie)
Host: Darryl S. Chutka, M.D. (@ChutkaMD)
Infection remains an uncommon but major complication of prosthetic joint replacement procedures. What increases your patient’s chance of getting an infected joint? What can you do to decrease the chance of infection? Do patients need antibiotics when having dental work? Dr. Elie Berbari discusses these questions and more in what Dr. Darryl Chutka calls “one of the best Grand Rounds” he’s heard.