Nursing Acute Care

Nursing Acute Care
Actions to Prevent Post Op Total Hip Replacement Infections

Actions to Prevent Post Op Total Hip Replacement Infections

The enclosed article from the British Medical Journal reviews available research  regarding strategies to prevent post operative surgical site infections. You may find the evidence presented of interest!   The authors  found no convincing evidence in favour of the use of laminar airflow over conventional ventilation for prevention of THR-related SSIs, yet laminar airflow is costly and widely used.

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