Patients who have a hip or knee replacement can be safely followed up via a Virtual Clinic system without the need for a face-to-face outpatient clinic consultation, experience at a Victorian hospital shows. In 2014 the Frankston Hospital started offering all joint arthroplasty patients biennial follow up via a ‘Virtual Clinic’ program in which patients ...
Virtual Clinics vindicated for joint replacement follow up
By Michael Woodhead
10 Jul 2018