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Table 3 Demographic data

From: Bacteria drug resistance profile affects knee and hip periprosthetic joint infection outcome with debridement, antibiotics and implant retention

  Multidrug-sensitive Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Other multidrug- resistant bacteria P
Number of patients 37 11 9
TKA 18 (50.0%) 4 (36.4%) 3 (33.3%) 0.55
THA 18 (50.0%) 7 (63.6%) 6 (66.7%) 0.55
Age - median (interquartile range) 68 (10) 68 (9) 65 (5) 0,99
Follow-up time - median Interquartile range) 5 (2) 5 (2) 5 (2) 0.68
Time of infection after initial surgery (interquartile range) 25 (20) 25 (16) 21 (18) 0.68
Male gender 15 (41.7%) 5 (45.5%) 2 (22.2%) 0.51
Osteoarthritis 33 (91.7%) 11 (100%) 9 (100%) 0.42
Diabetes 8 (22.2%) 5 (45.5%) 1 (11.1%) 1.00
Smoking 1 (2.8%) 0 0 0.21
Rheumatic disease (Rheumatoid Arthritis) 3 (8.3%) 3 (27.3%) 2 (22.2%) 0.16