Browsing Department of Surgical Sciences by Author "Pedersen, Alma B."
Increasing risk of prosthetic joint infection after total hip arthroplasty. 2,778 revisions due to infection after 432,168 primary THAs in the Nordic Arthroplasty Register Association (NARA) Dale, Håvard; Fenstad, Anne Marie; Hallan, Geir; Havelin, Leif Ivar; Furnes, Ove; Overgaard, Søren; Pedersen, Alma B.; Kärrholm, Johan; Garellick, Göran; Pulkkinen, Pekka; Eskelinen, Antti; Mäkelä, Keijo; Engesæter, Lars B. (Informa Healthcare, 2012-10)Background and purpose: The risk of revision due to infection after primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) has been reported to be increasing in Norway. We investigated whether this increase is a common feature in the ...Journal articlePeer reviewed