Pin Site Care

Pin site care for external fixators is a core aspect in the management of many patients receiving care for trauma and deformity correction. There are some useful resources below relating to pin site care techniques and related literature: Useful Downloads Guidance on Pin Site Care from The Royal College of Nursing [Link opens in a… Continue reading Pin Site Care

Open fracture Management in the UK

2020 BOA/BAPRAS Standards for the Management of Open Fractures   Exciting news on open fracture management… The working group of BOA and BAPRAS have issued the most recent version of standards for management for open fractures in the UK. There are many updates starting with antibiotic prophylaxis:   Duration shortened to 24 hours and some changes… Continue reading Open fracture Management in the UK