Priority 16 from the Revision Knee Replacement PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What factors increase the risks of infection and how can these risks be reduced? (JLA PSP Priority 16)
|JLA question ID
|What increases the chance of picking up and infection in the replaced knee, and what can patients and professionals do to minimise the probability?
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|What factors allow us to predict the risk of infection within knee replacements? ~ Could antibiotics be infused or added within the knee at time of a knee replacement to prevent infection? ~ What caused the infection in my knee replacement?
|See data spreadsheet on JLA website
|PSP unique ID
|Revision Knee Replacement
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|32 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|21 May 2019