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Table 1 Characteristics of respondents (weighted data)

From: Management of prosthetic joint infections in France: a national audit to identify key situations requiring innovation and homogenization

  First questionnaire Second questionnaire Third questionnaire
n/N % n/N % n/N %
The hospital is a CRIOAC in the management of PJI?
Yes 27.5/63 43.7 23/50 46.0 16/56 28.6
No 34.5/63 54.8 25/50 50.0 38/56 67.9
If the hospital is one of the CRIOAC in the management of PJI, how many multidisciplinary meetings dedicated to PJI are organized (per month)?
  < 4 5.5/27.5 20.0 7.5/23 32.6 1.5/16 9.4
4 17.75/27.5 64.5 10.5/23 45.7 8/16 50.0
  > 4 5/27.5 18.2 4/23 17.4 4.5/16 28.1
If the hospital is not one of the CRIOAC in the management of PJI, do you have a multidisciplinary meeting dedicated to PJI?
Yes 10.5/34.5 30.4 8.5/25 34.0 17.5/38 46.1
No 22/34.5 63.8 15.5/25 62.0 20.5/38 53.9
For the hospital that are not one of the CRIOAC in the management of PJI, how many multidisciplinary meetings dedicated to PJI are organized (per month)?
  < 4 5.5/10.5 52.4 5/8.5 58.8 10.5/17.5 60.0
4 2/10.5 19.0 2/8.5 23.5 5/17.5 28.6
Other 1/10.5 9.5 1.5/8.5 17.6 1/17.5 5.7
For the hospital that are not one of the CRIOAC in the management of PJI, do you ask for expertise to a CRIOAC?
Yes 22.5/34.5 65.2 16/25 64.0 27.5/38 72.4
No 7/34.5 20.3 8/25 32.0 10.5/38 27.6
Do you answer as an individual person or during a multidisciplinary meeting dedicated to PJI?
Individual answer 41/63 65.1 29/50 58.0 48/56 85.7
Multidisciplinary meeting 16/63 25.4 15.5/50 31.0 6/56 10.7
For individual respondents, what is your speciality?
Surgeon 32/41 78.0 25.5/29 87.9 37/48 77.1
Infectious disease specialist 5.5/41 13.4 4.5/29 15.5 10/48 20.8
Other 3.5/41 8.5 1/29 3.4 1/48 2.1
If you are answering during a multidisciplinary team meeting, who are the specialist participating to the meeting?
Only surgeon, infectious disease specialist, and microbiologist 7/16 43.8 5.5/15.5 35.5 1.5/6 25.0
More than surgeon, infectious disease specialist and microbiologist 7/16 43.8 9/15.5 58.1 1/6 16.6
Other 2/16 12.5 1/15.5 6.5 3.5/6 58.3
How many PJI do you manage?
Less than one a month 24/63 38.1 20/50 40.0 8.5/56 15.2
1 to 5 a month 8/63 12.7 4/50 8.0 12/56 21.4
1 to 5 a week 7.75/63 12.3 6.5/50 13.0 5.5/56 9.8
More than 5 a week 16.75/63 26.6 15/50 30.0 26.5/56 47.3
  1. CRIOAC: Reference centre in the management of PJI; PJI Prosthetic joint infection