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PROGRAMME



Main theme:
Walking along the razor’s edge... Challenges and limits in treatment of bone and joint infection


Key topics 

  • Bacteriophage therapy
  • Definition and diagnostic criteria for PJI
  • Fracture-related infection: management strategies
  • Native Osteomyelitis
  • Optimising post-operative antibiotic therapy
  • Periprosthetic joint infection of the upper extremity
  • Polymicrobial BJI
  • Spinal implanted related infections
  • Treatment strategies for hip PJI


We encourage participants to submit interesting scientific papers, case reports and clinical studies relating to these topics.  We will also consider papers on any aspect of the pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment or outcomes of bone and joint infections.  All submissions will be reviewed by the scientific committee and will be selected for oral or poster presentation.