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Framework useful to identify barriers, facilitators to exercise for patients with OA

May 3, 2015

SEATTLE - The Theoretical Domains Framework was useful in the identification of barriers to exercise and facilitating factors of exercise for patients with osteoarthritis, according to research presented at the Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress on Osteoarthritis.

“Exercise adherence is not a problem patients can solve alone. Addressing each person’s individual situation and the barriers will [provide] the skills to help them want to exercise over the long term,” Philippa J. Nicolson, BPhty, said, here.

MedTech names Peplinski VP of sales in Asia, Middle East and Latin America

May 3, 2015
MedTech recently announced the appointment of Roland Peplinski as vice president of sales for the regions of Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Latin America.Formerly in…

Sonoma issued FDA clearance for ankle fracture offering

May 2, 2015
Sonoma recently announced they have received FDA 510(k) clearance for their FibuLock Nail ankle fracture fixation offering. An intramedullary device, the FibuLock Nail…
Meeting News Coverage

Habitual running not linked to knee OA progression

May 1, 2015
SEATTLE - Patients older than 50 years of age with knee osteoarthritis who ran on a regular basis did not have an increase in pain or visible radiographic structural…
In the Journals

Numerous risk factors associated with THA re-revision

May 1, 2015
Recently published data demonstrated age, the experience level of the surgeon, implant fixation and bearing surfaces significantly impacted the risk of re-revision after…
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Feature Article

Clinical Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Revision Rotator Cuff Repair With Extracellular Matrix Augmentation

Orthopedics, April 2015, Volume 38 Issue 4
Outcomes following revision surgery for failed rotator cuff repairs are far less predictable than and are associated…
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Enhancing Postoperative Outcomes in Joint Arthroplasty

Enhancing Postoperative Outcomes in Joint Arthroplasty: Overstepping the Cornerstones of Traditional Pain Management

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Orthopedic procedures are associated with varying degrees of postsurgical pain that represent a challenge for…
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Meeting News Coverage Video

VIDEO: Analyzing the role of cartilage restoration on knee arthroplasty outcomes

April 28, 2015
LOS ANGELES — At the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting, Rachel M. Frank, MD, discusses…
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