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Table 4 Failures

From: Clindamycin-rifampin combination therapy for staphylococcal periprosthetic joint infections: a retrospective observational study

Case Surgical treatment Time from primary prosthesis to PJI (months) Cultures Antibiotic treatment Time to recurrence of infection after ceasing AB (days) Regimen Cultures at reoperation
1 DAIRa 49 S. aureus Clindaa/ rifampin 89 days 16 Suppressive clindamycin -
2 DAIR 101 CoNS + S. mitis Clinda / rifampin 41 days 28 Suppressive doxyclin -
Levofloxb / rifampin 86 days
3 DAIR 1.5 S. aureus Clinda / rifampin 19 days 0 (infection persisted) Girdestone Negative
Flucloxc / rifampin 6 days
4 DAIR 11 S. aureus Clinda / rifampin 12 days 320 two stage revision S. aureus
Ciproxind / rifampin 83 days
5 Revision 48 S. capitis Clinda / rifampin 92 days 0 Girdlestone S. capitis
  1. PJI prosthetic joint infection; AB antibiotics; DAIR debridement and implant retention; CoNS coagulase negative Staphylococci
  2. aClindamycin
  3. bLevofloxacin
  4. cFlucloxacillin
  5. dCiprofloxacin