Published: Mar 2018
ACE Report #10175
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

No significant reduction in surgical site infection rate with triclosan-coated sutures in TJA

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

The effect of triclosan-coated sutures on the rate of surgical site infection after hip and knee arthroplasty: a double-blind randomized controlled trial of 2546 patients

Bone Joint J. 2018 Mar 1;100-B(3):296-302

Contributing Authors: N Parsons K Emmerson P Partington S Muller C Jensen I Carluke SS Asaad R Pratt MR Reed AP Sprowson I Ahmed

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