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Prosthesis-Related Infections

"Prosthesis-Related Infections" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
Infections resulting from the implantation of prosthetic devices. The infections may be acquired from intraoperative contamination (early) or hematogenously acquired from other sites (late).

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Prosthesis-Related Infections" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Prosthesis-Related Infections" was a major or minor topic of these publication.