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From: Use of an automated blood culture system (BD BACTEC™) for diagnosis of prosthetic joint infections: easy and fast

Figure 2

Time to positivity (TTP) (days) by organism: data for aerobic (a) and anaerobic (b) positive cultures shown separately, for ALL isolates grown from all 1328 periprosthetic samples. Data include no determination of whether or not “gold standard infection. N = 360 means 360 of the 455 isolates flagged in the aerobic bottle; N = 350 means 350 of the 455 isolates flagged in the anaerobic bottle.

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