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Zimmer Holdings debuts mobile app for knee pain

March 29, 2015

LAS VEGAS — Zimmer Holdings has announced the debut of a new mobile app designed to serve as a resource for patients who use Gel-One Hyaluronate, according to a press release.

The Gel-One Patient App provides information about the causes of knee pain to patients experiencing knee pain, helping them understand the potential of Gel-One Hyaluronate as a non-surgical treatment option. The app also offers educational resources, a location-based surgeon finder and a pain tracker that enables patients to record their pain level on a daily basis.

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Stryker launches new anterior cervical plating system

March 28, 2015
LAS VEGAS — Stryker Corporation’s Spine Division announced the launch of the Tempus, a new anterior cervical plating system, at the American Academy of…
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Distal radius fracture reduction prior to plating-based fixation likely clinically unnecessary

March 28, 2015
LAS VEGAS — Reduction of a distal radius fracture before plating-based fixation may be clinically unnecessary, according to a speaker at the American Academy of…
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Patients with SLE had more complications after TJA compared to patients with OA

March 28, 2015
LAS VEGAS — Compared to patients with osteoarthritis, patients with systemic lupus erythematosus who underwent total joint arthroplasty had more complications…
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Senate adjourns without voting on bill to repeal sustainable growth rate

March 27, 2015
The U.S. Senate left for its 2-week spring break without voting on a bill that repeals the sustainable growth rate, leaving physicians to face a 21% payment cut if…
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Standard Versus High-Flexion Posterior Stabilized Total Knee Prostheses

Orthopedics, March 2015, Volume 38 Issue 3
This meta-analysis compared clinical outcomes between standard and high-flexion posterior-stabilized total knee…
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No Decreased Infection Rate When Using Antibiotic Impregnated Cement in Primary TJA

No Decreased Infection Rate When Using Antibiotic Impregnated Cement in Primary TJA

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There has been much debate and controversy about the routine use of antibiotic-impregnated bone cement in…
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VIDEO: Zuckerman discusses the Bundled Payment Initiative

March 25, 2015
LAS VEGAS – At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Joseph D. Zuckerman, MD, the Walter…
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