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ISRN Orthopedics
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 839641, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/839641
Clinical Study

One-Day Antibiotic Infusion for the Prevention of Postoperative Infection Following Arthroplasty: A Case Control Study

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2-174 Edobashi, Tsu City, Mie 514-8507, Japan

Received 12 April 2011; Accepted 9 May 2011

Academic Editors: B. Fuchs and B. Lehner

Copyright © 2011 Rui Niimi 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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