In this video, Dr Della Valle discusses how to diagnose and identify infection in a hip revision arthroplasty case. He concludes that a diagnosis can be difficult to make, however an ESR/CRP should be essential to all pre-op TJAs and aspiration with a cell count will help make the diagnosis for the surgeon in 90% of the cases.
The Hip Revision Masterclass
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.