Internet resources relating to artificial limbs
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Despite frequent colonization around the skin-implant interface by potentially virulent bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus and bacteria associated with biomedical device infections such as coagulase-negative staphylococci, this titanium implant system for bone-anchored prostheses caused few infections leading to disability or implant removal.
Osseointegrated titanium implants for limb prostheses attachments: infectious complications.
Added: Mon Apr 18 2011