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Perioperative medical management for total joint arthroplasty : how to control hemostasis, pain and infection
edited by Andrea Baldini, Patrizio Caldora. Springer , c2015.
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Baldini, Andrea
Caldora, Patrizio
edited by Andrea Baldini, Patrizio Caldora
Place of Publication
Cham, Switzerland
Date Published
Physical Description
1 online resource (xix, 325 pages)
9783319072036 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Arthroplasty, replacement
Hemostatic Techniques
Infection Control
Pain Management
Perioperative care
Perioperative Period
Subjects (LCSH)
Hemostasis, Surgical
Infection - Prevention
Operating room nursing
Pain - Treatment
Part I. Hemostasis Control (Bleeding/Thromboembolism) -- 1. Modern Patient Blood Management in Arthroplasty -- 2. How to Reduce Blood Transfusion to a Minimum in Total Knee Arthroplasty -- 3. Antiplatelet Therapy in Patients with Coronary Stent Undergoing Orthopedic Surgery: Is It Still No Man’s Land? -- 4. LMWHs: Are Still the Gold Standard in Arthroplasty? Arguments in Favor -- 5. The Rationale for the Use of Multimodal Thromboprophylaxis with Limited Anticoagulation in Patients Undergoing Total Joint Replacement: Arguments Against LMWHs Being Still the Gold Standard -- 6. A Low Hemoglobin Transfusion Trigger is Not Dangerous: Arguments in Favor -- 7. A Low Hemoglobin Transfusion Trigger Is Not Dangerous: Arguments Against -- 8. Controversy: Should All Patients Undergoing TJA Receive Pre- and Postoperative Ultrasound Screening for Detection of DVT? -- Part II. Pain Control -- 9. What Works and What Does Not Work for Pain Control in Arthroplasty -- 10. Mental Preparation of the Patient to the Arthroplasty Procedure -- 11. Pain Control Protocols for Hip and Knee Arthroplasty -- 12. Cost-Effectiveness of the Various Modalities for Pain Control -- 13. Pain After Knee Arthroplasty: An Ongoing Battle -- 14. Pain Management in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Surgeon-Anesthesiologist Cooperation -- 15. Dealing with Pain in a “Fast-Track” Protocol: The Experience of a European Professional -- 16. Dealing with Pain Using a “Fast-Track” (Multimodal) Protocol: The Experience from the United States -- 17. Perspectives: Best Techniques for Local Wound Infiltrations -- Part III. Infection Control -- 18. Prevention of Infection: The Host Factors -- 19. Prevention of Infection: The Wound Factors -- 20. Environmental Factors and Infection in Total Joint Replacement Surgery -- 21. The Fight Against the Slime: Can We Ever Win? -- 22. Antibiofilm Strategies in Orthopedics: Where Are We? -- 23. Perspectives: The Best Prophylaxis for Primary Arthroplasty -- 24. Perspectives: How to Deal with Fever (38 °C) After Arthroplasty: The Infectivologist’s Point of View -- 25. Perspectives: How to Deal with Fever (38 °C) After Arthroplasty: The Surgeon’s Point of View -- 26. Perspectives: Prolonged Wound Drainage (7 Days) After Hip Arthroplasty.