Followin successful completion of the course, students will be able to identify a bone or joint infection as well as differentiate it from other conditions. The student will also be able to give the patient the correct medical advise and guidence.
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to Bone and Joint Infections, Acute and Chronic Osteomyelitis, Laboratory Diagnosis of Bone and Joint Infections, Infections in Prosthetic Materials, Antimicrobial Therapy, Spinal Infections, Septic Arthritis, Pelvic Infections, Bone and Joint Tuberculosis, Prevention of Orthopedic Infections, Post-traumatic Post-operative Infections, Rare Forms of Osteomyelitis, Rescue or Amputation in Serious Infections
Infection, Bone, Joint, Osteomyelitis, Septic arthritis