Expert Explores Advances in Diagnosing PJI

Recent research has focused on synovial biomarkers

Jennie McKee

Periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) is one of the most dreaded complications of total joint arthroplasty,” noted Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS. The problem is compounded, he said, because as yet, no single test delivers “a reliable, expeditious, and accurate PJI diagnosis.”

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