Chhapan Jigar1* and Chhapan Harshil2
1Department of Orthopaedic and Joint Replacement, Chhapan Hospitals, India
2Department of Bone and Joint, BJ Medical College, India
Periprosthetic Joint Infection (PJI) is a devastating complication following Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA). Its management poses a great challenge and success rate remains highly variable. This has led to considerable variations in alternative surgical treatments. So in this review, we will discuss various surgical treatment options for PJI following TKA, pros and cons of each method and ultimate outcome measures.
Prosthetic joint infection; Total knee arthroplasty; Irrigation and debridement; Single stage revision; Two stage revision
Jigar C, Harshil C. Treatment of Prosthetic Joint Infection Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: Current Review. Ann Orthop Surg Res. 2018; 1(1): 1002.