What are the diagnostic criteria of shoulder periprosthetic joint infection (PJI)?

Authors: Grant E. Garrigues, Andrew Green, Benjamin Zmistowski, Jason Hsu, Eric Ricchetti, Surena Namdari, Mark Frankle, Christian Gerber, Robert Tashjian, Frederick Matsen
VOTING DELEGATES: Joseph Abboud, Sandra Bliss Nelson, Svetlana Bozhkova, Akin Cil, Thomas Duquin, Anders Ekelund, Iván Encalada, Mark Falworth, Grant E. Garrigues, Andrew Green, Samer S. Hasan, Michael Henry, Jason Hsu, Joseph J. King, Edward McFarland, Mark Morrey, Surena Namdari, Scott E. Paxton; Eric Ricchett i, Vani Sabesan, Joaquin Sanchez Sotelo, Robert Tashjian, Mandeep Virk, Edward Yian, Benjamin Zmistowski
RECOMMENDATION: See International Consensus Meeting (ICM) defi nition of shoulder PJI below.
LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Consensus
DELEGATE VOTE: Agree: 88%, Disagree: 12%, Abstain: 0% (Super Majority, Strong Consensus)

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