Authors: Pablo S. Corona, Matt eo Carlo Ferrari, Akos Zahar
RECOMMENDATION: Antibiotic prophylaxis should be tailored in patients with prior PJIs who are undergoing another subsequent elective primary or revision joint arthroplasty. Antibiotic prophylaxis should cover the initial causative organism(s) as well as the most common pathogens that can cause PJI with either single or dual antibiotics.
LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Limited
DELEGATE VOTE: Agree: 93%, Disagree: 6%, Abstain: 1% (Super Majority, Strong Consensus)hk14