Information for patients and their families on managing osteoarthritis of the hip and knee.
Information for clinicians on supporting care for adults with osteoarthritis of the hip and knee
Outlines care of hip fracture patients from transport by EMS through to discharge or transfer from hospital
Guidance for primary care clinicians with appropriate procedures for patient management, investigations, and referrals.
Guidance for primary care clinicians with appropriate procedures for patient management, investigations, and referrals
A comparison of surgical site infections following total hip replacement and total knee replacement surgeries identified by Infection Prevention and Control and the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program in Alberta, Canada
Objective: To understand how the different data collections methods of the Alberta Health Services Infection Prevention and Control Program (IPC) and the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) are affecting reported rates of surgical site infections (SSIs) following total hip replacements (THRs) and total knee replacements (TKRs). Design: Retrospective cohort study. Setting: Four hospitals in […]