The Second International Consensus Meeting on Orthopedic Infections was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in July 2018. Over 800 international experts from all 9 subspecialties of orthopedic surgery and allied fields of infectious disease, microbiology, and epidemiology were assembled to form a consensus workgroup. The following proceedings on the prevention of periprosthetic shoulder infection come from 16 questions evaluated by delegates from the shoulder section.
- antibiotic prophylaxis
- antibiotic-impregnated cement
- chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG)
- Cutibacterium acnes
- periprosthetic shoulder infection
- shoulder arthroplasty