Go to content
UR Home

Antimicrobial Silver Multilayer Coating for Prevention of Bacterial Colonization of Orthopedic Implants

Fabritius, Martin ; Al-Munajjed, Amir Andreas ; Freytag, Christiane ; Jülke, Henriette ; Zehe, Markus ; Lemarchand, Thomas ; Arts, Jacobus J. ; Schumann, Detlef ; Alt, Volker ; Sternberg, Katrin


Due to increasing rates of periprosthetic joint infections (PJI), new approaches are needed to minimize the infection risk. The first goal of this study was to modify a well-established infection model to test surface-active antimicrobial systems. The second goal was to evaluate the antimicrobial activity of a silver multilayer (SML) coating. In vitro tests with SML items showed a >4 Log ...


Owner only: item control page
  1. Homepage UR

University Library

Publication Server


Publishing: oa@ur.de
0941 943 -4239 or -69394

Dissertations: dissertationen@ur.de
0941 943 -3904

Research data: daten@ur.de
0941 943 -5707

Contact persons