2005 Abstracts

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Basic Science

Friday, August 5, 2005
09:45 - 11:45
Presenting Author is Underlined

  1. Gentamicin-Coating of Cementless Prostheses Leads to Improvement of Infection Prophylaxis for Revision Cases in Rabbits:
    Alt V, Bitschnau A, Meissner SA, Sewing A, Cords SM, Wenisch S, Domann E, Schnettler R
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  2. Nanoparticulate Silver Bone Cement Reduces Infection Rates in a Rabbit Model with Multiresistant Staphylococcus Aureus:
    Alt V, Steinr├╝cke P; Bechert T; Meissner SA;Seidel P; Wenisch S; Domann E; Schnettler R
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  3. Compatibilty of Vancomycin with Osteo-set, DBX-putty, Collagraft and Polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA):
    Heijink A., Rouse M., Lewallen D., Yaszemski M., Patel R, Hanssen AD
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  4. Influence of Hand Jewelry on Hand Sanitization Procedures and Residual Bacterial Contamination:
    Sidney G. Jones, Montri D. Wongworawat
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  5. Microbiology of Spine Implant Infections in the Modern Era:
    Kowalski TJ Berbari EF Steckelberg JM Huddleston PM Osmon DR
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  6. Comparison of Xylitol and Glycine as fillers to increase the porosity of PMMA:
    McLaren SG, Smeltzer MS, McLaren AC;
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  7. Initial Adherence of Staphylococcus epidermidis to Orthopedic Biomaterials is Polysaccharide Intercellular Adhesin (PIA) Dependent:
    M.E. Olson1, K.L. Garvin2, P.D. Fey1, and M.E. Rupp3.
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Clinical Studies

Saturday, August 6, 2005
08:30 - 10:00
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  1. OUTCOMES AND RISK FACTORS FOR FAILURE OF PROSTHETIC JOINT INFECTIONS (PJI) AT A TERTIARY CARE CENTER:
    Sangita Dash MD, Juanmanuel Gomez MD, J. Robert Cantey MD, Camelia Marculescu MD
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  2. Staged revision arthroplasty for chronic prosthetic joint infection (PJI) with comparison of outcome between resistant and sensitive bacteria:
    Esway JE, Rao, N, Vogt M, Crossett LS.
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  3. Epidemiology of Prosthetic Joint Infections (PJI) in South Carolina:
    Juanmanuel Gomez, MD, J Robert Cantey, MD & Kit N. Simpson, Dr.Ph
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  4. The outcome of primary total hip arthroplasty after receiving intra-articular steroid injection:
    AL McIntosh MD, AD Hanssen AD, DR Osmon, DE Wenger MD
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  5. PROSTHETIC JOINT INFECTIONS DUE TO UNUSUAL MICROORGANISMS:
    Camelia E. Marculescu, M.D., Elie F. Berbari, M.D., Franklin R. Cockerill III, M.D., Douglas R. Osmon, M.D., M.P.H.
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  6. Septic Arthritis of the Upper Extremity: Shoulder, Elbow, and Wrist- An Epidemiological Survey:
    Pamela Mehta, MS III, Stephen B. Schnall M.D., Charalampos Zalavras, M.D., Ph.D., Samer Alnajjar M.D.
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  7. A prospective evaluation of linezolid for the treatment of gram-positive orthopedic infections:
    Rao N, Regalla D
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  8. A prospective study evaluating the efficacy of daptomycin for the treatment of prosthetic joint infections (PJI):
    Rao N, Regalla D
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  9. Septic Arthritis In HIV Positive Patients:
    Charalampos Zalavras, M.D., Ph.D., Ryan Dellamaggiora, M.D., Michael Patzakis, M.D, Paul Holtom, M.D.
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  10. Septic Knee Arthritis With Adjacent Osteomyelitis:
    Charalampos Zalavras, M.D., Ph.D., Ryan Dellamaggiora, M.D., Michael Patzakis, M.D, Paul Holtom, M.D.
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