Proceedings from the 2018 International Consensus Meeting on Orthopedic Infections: management of periprosthetic shoulder infection

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The Second International Consensus Meeting on Orthopedic Infections was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in July 2018. A multidisciplinary team of international experts from all 9 subspecialties of orthopedic surgery and allied fields of infectious disease, microbiology, and epidemiology was assembled to form the International Consensus Group. The following consensus proceedings from the International Consensus Meeting involve 30 questions pertaining to the management of periprosthetic shoulder infection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S67-S99
JournalJournal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1 2019
Externally publishedYes



  • component retention
  • irrigation and débridement
  • MRSA
  • periprosthetic shoulder infection
  • resection shoulder arthroplasty
  • Shoulder arthroplasty
  • two-stage exchange
  • unexpected positive cultures

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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