Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, December 5th, 2000
Implantation sites stand a risk of becoming infected after the implantation process is completed. Antibiotics generally are administered as prophylactic treatments to mitigate the onset of infections. The new antibiotic-embedded bone cement could offer an alternative to systemic antibiotic therapies if it proves to be effective.
The antibiotic used in this study is...
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