Authors

Chris Wall

Email: Chris.Wall@health.qld.gov.au

MBBS, BMedSc, FRACS, FAOrthA, Deputy Director, Department of Orthopaedics, Toowoomba Hospital, Qld; Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine, Rural Clinical School, University of Queensland, Qld


Caring for orthopaedic patients affected by elective surgery suspensions

The temporary suspension of elective surgery will affect thousands of patients currently awaiting orthopaedic surgery.


Symptom management for patients awaiting joint replacement surgery

Many patients affected by the COVID-19-related temporary suspension of non-urgent elective surgery will present to their general practitioners for symptom management in the interim period.