TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2020, Cilt 19, Sayı, 1     (Sayfalar: 051-054)

Complications management in orthopedics and traumatology

Hakan Kınık 1

1 Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dalı, Ankara

DOI: 10.14292/totbid.dergisi.2020.08
Görüntüleme: 586
İndirme : 583

Poor clinical outcomes and adverse events defined as complications in the field of orthopedics and traumatology have a great impact on both the patients and doctors. These complications are defined as malpractice, if they stem from the doctors` negligent, faulty or inappropriate diagnoses, treatments or aftercare. In this article, the definitions of complication and malpractice are given and we the precautions and management of these cases are discussed.

Anahtar Kelimeler : complication; malpractice; faulty medical treatment; orthopedics and traumatology