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Table 5 Excision treatment failure with subsequent treatment (n=3)

From: Surgical treatment approaches and reimbursement costs of surgical site infections post hip arthroplasty in Australia: a retrospective analysis

Treatment sequence† N (%) Average cost (AUD$) % of total cost Total average cost (AUD$)
Excision, 2x DAIR 2 (66.7%) 23,477 65.7% 23,805
Excision, 3x DAIR 1 (33.3%) 24,462 34.3%
Total 3 (100%) 71,416 100%  
  1. †DAIR = Debridement, antibiotics and implant retention.