Cadexomer iodine proves effective in reducing pin tract infections during external fixation treatment: Study
The use of cadexomer iodine ointment during Knee joint distraction (KJD) results in a significant reduction of the number of patients experiencing pin tract infections during treatment, according to their study published in the Journal of Experimental Orthopaedics.
Knee joint distraction (KJD) is a joint-preserving treatment for younger (< 65 years) patients with severe knee osteoarthritis (OA). KJD aims to postpone total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and decrease the chance of a revision TKA later in life. 1
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