The course will focus on one key issue: The use and effectiveness of antibiotics against biofilms. During this course the following questions, considering the key issue, will be discussed:
- How can antimicrobial and surgical therapy be optimized?
- How are periprosthetic infections treated?
- How do you get a handle on difficult-to-treat or resistant pathogens?
The course will welcome many interesting speakers and experts in their fields, such as: PD Dr. Andrej Trampuz and Dr. Donara Margaryan of Charité Berlin and Dr. Hinnerk Baecker from Bergmannsheil Bochum for specialists in orthopedics and trauma surgery.