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Table 3 Reinfection-free survival rates for patients with Streptococcal or MSSA PJIs after 2 years of follow-up according to treatment

From: Streptococcal and Staphylococcus aureus prosthetic joint infections: are they really different?

Treatment Streptococcal
PJIs
Staphylococcal
PJIs
P Log-rank
(Mantel–Cox)
All strategies 91.4 ± 0.03a 81 ± 0.03 0.012
Prosthesis exchange 89.4 ± 0.04 92.7 ± 0.03 0.878
DAIR 86.7 ± 0.08 60 ± 0.09 0.062
SAT 100 31.1 ± 0.17  < 0.0001
  1. DAIR debridement, antibiotics and implant retention, MSSA methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus, PJIs prosthetic joint infections, SAT prolonged suppressive antibiotic therapy
  2. aResults are expressed as mean percentage ± standard deviation