Article in Orthopaedics Today quoting Mr Houlihan-Burne as co-chairman at recent European Rapid Recovery meeting:
“The whole thing is underpinned by process optimisation. Do not start looking at surgical procedures without these processes in place or it will not work,” said David Houlihan-Burne, FRCS (Orth), specialist lower limb arthroplasty and soft tissue knee surgeon at The Hillingdon Mount Vernon NHS Hospitals Trust. Houlihan-Burne discussed the stages of process optimisation
and said various support services are available to those who want to implement fast-track arthroplasty.