The Workshop on Prosthetic Joint Infection (PJI) was a great success. Active involvement of participants provided highly interactive sessions with exchange of experience on PJI. Check out some photos:
On March 25, 2015 the Consilium Infectiorum Workshop will take place in Leipzig, Germany. The aim of this workshop is to look at the biofilm from different angles to optimize the therapy and prevent persistence and recurrence of infection.
- standard treatment (6-10 weeks until reimplantation)
- "fast-track" treatment (2-3 weeks short interval).
PRO-IMPLANT Foundation is launching the "Homecare" Trial evaluating the feasibility of intravenous treatment at patient home. This study aims to improve quality of life and reduce hospital stay in patients requiring prolonged intravenous antibiotic therapy.
The third Workshop on Prosthetic Joint Infection ( PJI) in September 2014 in Berlin was a great success! Active involvement of participants provided highly interactive sessions with exchange of experience and strategies regarding PJI.
We have collected some impressions from this workshop: