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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 578251, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/578251
Research Article

Daptomycin: Local Application in Implant-Associated Infection and Complicated Osteomyelitis

1Department of Trauma, Hand, and Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital Muenster, Westfalian-Wilhelm's-University Muenster, Waldeyerstraße 1, 48149 Muenster, Germany
2Institute of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital Muenster, Westfalian-Wilhelm's-University Muenster, Domagkstraße 10, 48149 Muenster, Germany
3Institute of Medical Physics and Biophysics, University Hospital Muenster, Westfalian-Wilhelm's-University Muenster, Robert-Koch-Straße 31, 48149 Muenster, Germany

Received 10 February 2012; Accepted 2 April 2012

Academic Editors: G. J. Hooper, D. P. Levine, and M. M. Petersen

Copyright © 2012 Steffen B. Rosslenbroich 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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