Workshop on Prosthetic Joint Infection (PJI) was a great success. Active involvement of participants provided highly interactive sessions with exchange of experience and strategies regarding PJI. All participants received valuable and useful material, including the newest versions of the Pocket Guide to PJI and PII.
PRO-IMPLANT Foundation presents its second, brand new Pocket Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment of implant-associated infections after fracture fixation. This Pocket Guide puts emphasis on different treatment approaches depending on bone consolidation and soft tissue condition, including suppressive therapy until removal of the implant.
Prof. Olivier Borens will be one of main guest speakers during the upcoming Workshop on PJI in March 13-14, 2017. He will perform the hands-on session on mixing antimicrobial-loaded bone cement and give a talk on Septic Arthritis.
Fintan Moriarty PhD and David Eglin PhD are senior scientists in musculoskeletal infections in AO Research Institute in Davos, Switzerland. They are going to give talk: "Local antibiotic delivery with polymeric carriers: pre-clinical results" during next Workshop on PJI in March 13-14, 2017 in Berlin, Germany.