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Infection in Primary Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

By Michelle M. Dowsey, Trisha N. Peel and Peter F.M. Choong

Submitted: March 15th 2011Reviewed: July 10th 2011Published: January 27th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/30093

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Michelle M. Dowsey, Trisha N. Peel and Peter F.M. Choong (January 27th 2012). Infection in Primary Hip and Knee Arthroplasty, Recent Advances in Arthroplasty, Samo K. Fokter, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/30093. Available from:

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