Dr Hanne Birke-Sørensen (DN) discusses the use of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) on closed surgical incisions. Highlighting guidance from WHO, WUWHS and NICE, Dr Birke-Sørensen outlines the actions of NPWT and presents data on how it can help reduce difference surgical site complications, particularly in high-risk patients and procedures. Dr Birke-Sørensen is a Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon in Aarhus, Denmark. Filmed at the Third Insights expert meeting, 2018.
Evidence and Outcomes in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
London, United Kingdom
21-23 June, 2018
Prof Fares Haddad (UK)
Prof Jan Victor (BE)