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Septic Arthritis

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Sources Used in Current Review

MayoClinic.com. Septic arthritis. Available online at http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/bone-and-joint-infections/DS00545 through http://www.mayoclinic.com. Accessed June 2013.

Brusch JL, et al. Septic Arthritis. Medscape Reference. Available online at http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/236299-overview through http://emedicine.medscape.com. Accessed June 2013.

MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia. Septic arthritis. Available online at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000430.htm. Accessed June 2013.

Horowitz, DL et al. Approach to Septic Arthritis. Am Fam Physician. Sep 15;84(6):653-660. Available online at http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0915/p653.html through http://www.aafp.org. Accessed June 2013.

Boston Children's Hospital. Septic (Infectious Arthritis). Available online at https://childrenshospital.org/az/Site1065/mainpageS1065P1.html through https://childrenshospital.org. Accessed June 2013.

NYU Langone Meical Center. Septic Arthritis. Available online at http://medicine.med.nyu.edu/conditions-we-treat/conditions/septic-arthritis through http://medicine.med.nyu.edu. Accessed June 2013.

AccessMedicine. Chronic Septic Arthritis. Available online at http://www.accessmedicine.ca/content.aspx?aID=2321500&searchStr=Septic+arthritis through http://www.accessmedicine.ca. Accessed June 2013.

Sources Used in Previous Reviews

Peng, S. (2005 April 20, Updated). Non-gonnococcal (septic) bacterial arthritis. MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia [On-line information]. Available online at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000430.htm.

Mayo Clinic Staff (2006 July 31). Septic arthritis. MayoClinic.com [On-line information]. Available online at http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/bone-and-joint-infections/DS00545 through http://www.mayoclinic.com.

(2003 February 1, Reviewed/Revised). Infectious Arthritis. Merck Manual Home Edition [On-line information]. Available online at http://www.merck.com/mmhe/print/sec05/ch065/ch065c.html through http://www.merck.com.

MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia. Septic arthritis. Available online at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000430.htm. Accessed October 2010.

The Merck Manual of Medical Information - Second home Edition. Infectious Arthritis. Available online at http://www.merck.com/mmhe/print/sec05/ch065/ch065c.html through http://www.merck.com. Accessed October 2010; revised February 2008.

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