4.4 of 8 Ratings
Technique guides are not considered high yield topics for orthopaedic standardized exams including ABOS, EBOT and RC.
A 65-year old healthy male has just undergone primary total knee arthroplasty. Which of the following is associated with use of a closed suction drain in this procedure?
Increased incidence of wound dehiscence
Increased incidence of transfusion
Decreased incidence of infection
Decreased incidence of hematoma formation requiring return to OR
Decreased pain scores on post-op days 1 and 2
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