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Risk Factors of Gaur et al for Orthopedic Device Infection Following Limb Salvage Surgery for a Pediatric Bone Malignancy

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Infectious Diseases
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Gaur et al identified risk factors associated with infections of orthopedic devices inserted during limb sparing surgery for a pediatric bone tumor. These can help identify patients who may require closer monitoring and more aggressive management. The authors are from St. Jude's Children Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.

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