AQUACEL® Ag Surgical Clinical Summaries

AQUACEL® Dressings

Cai J, Karam J

Joint surgery: Dressing with ionic silver reduces rate of acute periprosthetic infection (AQUACEL® Ag Surgical vs. standard dressings)


Springer B

Total joint arthroplasty: Reduction in incidence of complications, increase in patient satisfaction (AQUACEL® Ag Surgical vs. standard dressings; level 1 randomized clinical trial)


Schubach, S

Deep sternal wound infection: Reduction in incidence of infection (AQUACEL® Ag Surgical vs. standard dry sterile dressing)


Clinical Study Summary

Periprosthetic joint infection: Clinical evidence shows dressing reduces incidence of infection in patients undergoing total joint arthoplasty (AQUACEL® Ag Surgical vs. standard dressing)


AQUACEL® Ag Surgical Dressing

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The Effect of Implementing a Multimodal Approach on the Rates of
Periprosthetic Joint Infection After Total Joint Arthroplasty

Laura J. Matsen Ko, MD, Joanne Y. Yoo, BS, Mitchell Maltenfort, PhD, Amy Hughes, RN, Eric B. Smith, MD, Peter F. Sharkey, MD


Role of Surgical Dressings in Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Bryan D. Springer, MD, Walter B. Beaver, MD, William L. Griffin, MD, J. Bohannon Mason, MD, and Susan M. Odum PhD


Aquacel Surgical Dressing Reduces the Rate of Acute PJI Following Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Case–Control Study

Jenny Cai, BS, Joseph A. Karam, MD, Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS, Eric B. Smith, MD, Peter F. Sharkey, MD


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