The second edition of this practical guide has been fully revised to provide orthopaedic surgeons and trainees with the latest advice and protocols for the management of infection after orthopaedic procedures.
Divided into two sections, the first part of the manual covers preparation of the operating theatre and personnel, and sterilisation.
The second part of the book discusses preparation of the perioperative patient, intraoperative protocols, postoperative management, and antibiotics.
Highly illustrated with clinical photographs and diagrams, this new edition will assist surgeons in the prevention of infection and related complications.
Fully revised, second edition presenting latest advice and protocols for the management of infection after orthopaedic surgical proceduresIn depth coverage of both operating theatre and personnel preparation, and perioperative patientIncludes intraoperative protocolsPrevious edition (9789351526537) published in 2015