Operating room ventilation and the risk of revision due to infection after total hip arthroplasty: assessment of validated data in the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register

H. Langvatn, J.C. Schrama, G. Cao, G. Hallan, O. Furnes, E. Lingaas, G. Walenkamp, L.B. Engesaeter, H. Dale

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9 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)216-224
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Hospital Infection
Volume105
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2020

Keywords

  • airborne contamination
  • deep infection
  • knee replacement
  • laminar air-flow
  • laminar airflow
  • norwegian arthroplasty
  • operating room ventilation
  • periprosthetic joint infection
  • postoperative infection
  • prosthetic joint infection
  • register
  • surgical site infections
  • theater ventilation
  • total hip arthroplasty
  • ultraclean air
  • unidirectional airflow
  • wound contamination
  • Unidirectional airflow
  • WOUND CONTAMINATION
  • Norwegian Arthroplasty
  • AIRBORNE CONTAMINATION
  • Laminar airflow
  • Periprosthetic joint infection
  • DEEP INFECTION
  • Total hip arthroplasty
  • PROSTHETIC JOINT INFECTION
  • THEATER VENTILATION
  • POSTOPERATIVE INFECTION
  • SURGICAL SITE INFECTIONS
  • KNEE REPLACEMENT
  • Register
  • Operating room ventilation
  • ULTRACLEAN AIR
  • LAMINAR AIR-FLOW

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