Dr. Fred Sweet discusses four points on the new method of infection control to combat evolved forms of MRSA in orthopedic and spine surgery patients.
Rockford, IL (April 4, 2011) - Surgery patients of Rockford Spine Center (RSC) are experiencing lower infection rates following a 10-year study the surgeons conducted on a new way to administer an antibiotic for spinal surgery. The findings of the study have been so well received that the abstract for the scientific study was accepted for publication in Spine, recognized internationally as the leading journal in its field. Surgeons from across the country are now putting the new method into practice and initiating confirmation studies.
Rockford Spine Center was featured in the 2011 spring edition of Northwest Quarterly. Dr. Fred Sweet discussed new treatment options for spinal conditions.
Dr. Roh's interview on WREX on 3/10/11 regarding neck and back pain affecting children.