This study states that Cutibacterium acnes is a commensal, gram-positive, facultatively anaerobic bacillus that lives in the dermis. Truly thought to be a pollutant when distinguished on refined examples, late advances in analytic innovation have now embroiled it as the most well-known life form answerable for postoperative shoulder diseases. In spite of an acknowledgment of the part of this living being and a critical exploration premium lately, there is clear absence of agreement rule on procedures to forestall, analyze, and treat postoperative shoulder contamination.

The electronic data sets PubMed, MEDLINE, CINAHL, Scopus, and Web of Science were looked in March 2020. All exploratory and nonexperimental contemplates that examine C acnes in shoulder a medical procedure were incorporated. Consideration was restricted to articles distributed after 2000 and written in English; audits, dark writing, or digests were avoided. A sum of 70 examinations were remembered for this survey. This perusing audit was acted as per the Extended Preferred Reporting Items of Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses Statement for Scoping Reviews (PRISMA-ScR).

Standard careful prophylactic regimens, for example, intravenous anti-infection agents and effective chlorhexidine are ineffectual at eliminating C acnes from the profound layer of the dermis, and there is a shift toward utilizing effective benzoyl peroxide with fundamentally improved adequacy.

Reference link- https://www.jshoulderelbow.org/article/S1058-2746(20)30957-5/fulltext