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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Suren, Christian; Harrasser, Norbert; Pohlig, Florian; Banke, Ingo J; Lenze, Ulrich; Lenze, Florian; Knebel, Carolin; VON Eisenhart-Rothe, Rüdiger; Schauwecker, Johannes; Mühlhofer, Heinrich M L 
Title:
Prospective Analysis of a Sterile, Semi-automated Tissue Biopsy Homogenization Method in the Diagnosis of Prosthetic Joint Infections. 
Abstract:
Prosthetic joint infection (PJI) remains a serious complication of total joint arthroplasty. To effectively treat PJI, it is essential to identify the microorganism causing it and be able to combine correct surgical and anti-infective treatments. This cannot always be achieved with the currently employed diagnostic methods. The aim of this study was to evaluate a semi-automated tissue biopsy bead milling method (Ultra-TurrAX, Axonlab AG; Reichenbach, Germany) based on the hypothesis that the re...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
In Vivo 
Year:
2017 
Journal volume:
31 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
937-942 
Language:
eng 
Fulltext / DOI:
Print-ISSN:
0258-851X 
TUM Institution:
Orthopädische und Sportorthopädische Klinik und Poliklinik