AAHKS 2023: Intrawound Vancomycin For Preventing Peri-Prosthetic Joint Infection
Efficacy of Intrawound Vancomycin in Prevention of Peri-Prosthetic Joint Infection After Primary TKA
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1022 adult patients undergoing primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) were randomized to receive either intra-wound vancomycin powder (n=507) or no vancomycin powder (n=515). The primary outcome of interest included the peri-prosthetic joint infection (PJI) rate. The secondary outcomes of interest included surgical site infection (SSI) rates, the incidence of revision for PJI/SSI, and the incidence...
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