An extract from Prof Lawrence Kohan on his retirement. https://jointreconstruction.com/ I will be retiring from surgical practice on March 30, 2023 and from clinical consultations on April 21, 2023. I would like to express my sincerest gratitude to all of the patients and referring doctors who have entrusted me with their care. It is an […]
Corinne, our Practice Manager, was awarded an excellence award for her dedication. Our experienced anaesthetist Dr Dennis Kerr presented the award. Surgeons collaborated on the establishment of the Australian National Orthopaedic Institute. #amorthopaedics #drsamifarah #hipandkneesurgeon #obarsydney
Early mobilisation after hip and knee replacements with LIA pain control REDUCES risk of blood clots.
This study reports the results of a multimodal thromboprophylaxis protocol for lower limb arthroplasty involving risk stratification, intraoperative calf compression, aspirin prophylaxis and early (within 4 h) post-operative mobilisation facilitated by the use of local infiltration analgesia. The study also aimed to identify risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE) within a 3-month period following surgery […]