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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Pogorzelski, Jonas; Themessl, Alexander; Achtnich, Andrea; Fritz, Erik M; Wörtler, Klaus; Imhoff, Andreas B; Beitzel, Knut; Buchmann, Stefan 
Title:
Septic Arthritis After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: How Important Is Graft Salvage? 
Abstract:
Septic arthritis (SA) of the knee after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR) is a rare but potentially devastating condition. In certain cases, graft removal becomes necessary.To evaluate clinical, subjective, and radiologic outcomes of patients with SA after ACLR and assess whether graft retention has superior clinical results as compared with graft removal.Cohort study; Level of evidence, 3.All patients who were at least 12 months out from arthroscopic treatment of SA after isolat...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Am J Sports Med 
Year:
2018 
Journal volume:
46 
Journal issue:
10 
Pages contribution:
2376-2383 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0363-5465 
TUM Institution:
Abteilung für Sportorthopädie; Institut für Diagnostische und Interventionelle Radiologie