Asian Journal of Sports Medicine

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Investigating the Therapeutic Potential of a Probiotic in a Rat Model for Infection Following Fracture Fixation

Mohsen Sadeghi-Naini 1 , 2 , Mohammadsadegh Sabagh 2 , Amirhossein Yamini 3 , Farrokh Nakhjavani 4 , Babak Siavashi 1 , 5 , * and Caroline B Hing 6
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1 Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Multidisciplinary Orthopedic and Rheumatologic Research Association, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Medical Virology, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
4 Associate Professor of Microbiology, Department of Microbiology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
5 Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
6 Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedics, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, St George’s Hospital, London, UK
Article information
  • Asian Journal of Sports Medicine: March 2017, 8 (1); e40443
  • Published Online: November 26, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 28, 2016
  • Revised: September 24, 2016
  • Accepted: November 12, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/asjsm.40443

To Cite: Sadeghi-Naini M, Sabagh M, Yamini A, Nakhjavani F, Siavashi B, et al. Investigating the Therapeutic Potential of a Probiotic in a Rat Model for Infection Following Fracture Fixation, Asian J Sports Med. 2017 ; 8(1):e40443. doi: 10.5812/asjsm.40443.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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