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Advances in Orthopedics
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 580359, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/580359
Research Article

Increasing Resistance of Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci in Total Hip Arthroplasty Infections: 278 THA-Revisions due to Infection Reported to the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register from 1993 to 2007

1Department of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
2Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, 5018 Bergen, Norway
3Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
4The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
5Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, 5018 Bergen, Norway

Received 18 July 2014; Revised 25 September 2014; Accepted 25 September 2014; Published 9 October 2014

Academic Editor: Panagiotis Korovessis

Copyright © 2014 Olav Lutro et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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