Anti-infective Efficacy of Silver-Coated Medical Prostheses

Clin Infect Dis. 1999 Dec;29(6):1371-7; quiz 1378. doi: 10.1086/313561.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Anti-Infective Agents / pharmacology*
  • Coated Materials, Biocompatible / pharmacology
  • Humans
  • Prostheses and Implants / adverse effects*
  • Prosthesis-Related Infections / microbiology
  • Prosthesis-Related Infections / prevention & control*
  • Silver / pharmacology*
  • Silver Compounds / pharmacology
  • Staphylococcal Infections / prevention & control

Substances

  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Coated Materials, Biocompatible
  • Silver Compounds
  • Silver