Streamlining Hospital Treatment of Prosthetic Joint Infection

UAMS Orthopaedic surgeons developed a prosthetic joint infection protocol that can significantly shorten hospital LOS without increased risks by streamlining tx with an ortho-specific ID physician. Prosthetic joint infection (PJI) is associated with significant morbidity, mortality, and costs. We developed a fast-track PJI care system using an infectious disease physician to work directly with the … Continue reading Streamlining Hospital Treatment of Prosthetic Joint Infection