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ISRN Orthopedics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 437675, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/437675
Research Article

Bacterial Findings in Infected Hip Joint Replacements in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis: A Study of 318 Revisions for Infection Reported to the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register

1Department of Orthopaedics, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
2Section of Infectious Diseases, Medical Department, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
3Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Haukeland University Hospital, 5009 Bergen, Norway
4University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
5Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway

Received 18 July 2012; Accepted 19 September 2012

Academic Editors: L. Jeys and H. R. Song

Copyright © 2012 J. C. Schrama 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.

How to Cite this Article

J. C. Schrama, O. Lutro, H. Langvatn, et al., “Bacterial Findings in Infected Hip Joint Replacements in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis: A Study of 318 Revisions for Infection Reported to the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register,” ISRN Orthopedics, vol. 2012, Article ID 437675, 6 pages, 2012. doi:10.5402/2012/437675