Dr Sascha Treskatsch (DE)

18 September 2017

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In this video, Dr Treskatsch, anesthesiologist, discusses how to prepare patients pre-operatively for hip revision arthroplasty, as a means on optimizing outcomes and reducing morbidity rates. He concludes that preoperative "optimization" should screen for improved medical therapy, heart failure risks, treat anemia before surgery and consider tranexamic acid for patients.

Presented during:
The Hip Revision Masterclass
Berlin, Germany
11-12 May, 2017

This masterclass is a highly focused covering all aspects of revision hip surgery. The masterclass will present the medical and surgical management of revision hip surgery and is designed to demonstrate techniques for both acetabular and femoral revision arthroplasty.