Wound healing problems after TKA can be minimized by identifying at-risk patients, using postoperative oxygen liberally, careful surgical technique, and allowing wound healing to take priority over early motion. If a wound problem develops, prompt treatment will decrease the risk of catastrophic deep infection.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2004|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine