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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 821650, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/821650
Review Article

Treatment of Periprosthetic Infections: An Economic Analysis

1Hospital St Agustín and School of Medicine, 33400 Oviedo, Spain
2Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology Institute, 08009 Barcelona, Spain
3Hospital of Cartagena, 30203 Murcia, Spain
4Hospital of Cabueñes and School of Medicine, 33394 Oviedo, Spain
5Hospital Costa del Sol, 29603 Marbella, Spain
6Hospital Sabogal, Colina 1081, Bellavista-Callao, Peru

Received 26 February 2013; Accepted 30 April 2013

Academic Editors: S.-Y. Kim, W. Klauser, M. S. Lee, and C. S. Mow

Copyright © 2013 Daniel Hernández-Vaquero 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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