Use of Sterile Pre-Fabricated Antibiotic Beads in the Combat Hospital Setting Lt Col Wade T . Gordon , USAF MC * ; OCC

@inproceedings{Petrides2013UseOS,
  title={Use of Sterile Pre-Fabricated Antibiotic Beads in the Combat Hospital Setting Lt Col Wade T . Gordon , USAF MC * ; OCC},
  author={Michael Petrides and Maj Michael Howard},
  year={2013}
}
Time and manpower constraints associated with acute combat casualty care can make antibiotic bead production at the point of care prohibitively difficult, if not impossible. The purpose of this study is to evaluate our technique for the sterile prefabrication of antibiotic-impregnated polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) beads in the combat hospital environment by… CONTINUE READING