1887

n CME : Your SA Journal of CPD - More about the impact of HIV/AIDS on orthopaedic surgery

USD

 

Abstract

As is the case with other surgical disciplines, orthopaedic surgery was dramatically influenced by the HIV pandemic. Early experience, reporting complication rates of 140% and mortality rates of 55 - 70%, led to a pessimistic approach to surgery in HIV-positive patients.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/m_cme/28/8/EJC63852
2010-08-01
2016-12-05
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error