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2018 International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection: Research Priorities from the General Assembly Questions2018 International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection: Research Priorities from the General Assembly Questions

2018 International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection: Research Priorities from the General Assembly QuestionsSchwarz EM, Parvizi J, Gehrke T, Aiyer A, Battenberg A, Brown SA, Callaghan JJ, Citak M, Egol K, Garrigues GE, Ghert M, Goswami K, Green A, Hammound S, Kates SL, McLaren AC, Mont MA, Namdari S, Obremskey WT, O’Toole R, Raikin S, Restrepo C, Ricciardi B, Saeed K, Sanchez-Sotelo J, Shohat N, Tan T, Thirukumaran CP, Winters B. J Orthop Res. 2019 May;37(5):997-1006. doi: 10.1002/jor.24293. Epub 2019 Apr 25.Full Text is Freely AvailableA research workgroup was assembled from the 2nd International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection to “provide broad audience guidance on the controversies and major unmet needs in the field of” musculoskeletal infections. Major topics include…Developing a Functional Definition of “Acute” Versus “Chronic” Bone and Implant‐Related InfectionHost Immunity, Immunotherapy and Immunoprophylaxis, and Cessation of Immunosuppressive TherapyThe Use of Antibiotics for Musculoskeletal InfectionsDiagnosing Musculoskeletal InfectionsModifiable FactorsView 192 other recent position statements, consensus statements, guidelines, and recommendations related to sports medicine….