In this video for healthcare professionals only, Dr Ravi Bashyal discusses managing and preventing infection in total joint replacement surgeries. He shows the benefits of using the ACTICOAT silver dressing, to fight off infection and to prevent the spread of infection, in combination with the PICO negative pressure wound therapy system. He discusses how each product works and the data behind each one. He also introduces the Smith & Nephew eCAP program, a risk/cost sharing program on surgical site infection.
2017 North American Hip & Knee Symposium (NAHKS)
Scottsdale, AZ, USA
April 20-21, 2017
Hip Chairman: Dr Edwin P Su (CA)
Knee Chairman: Dr Michael D Ries (US)