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Rugby training injuries more common among lower-level players

August 4, 2015

Training injuries were more common among school-level rugby teams compared with academy-level rugby teams, according to researchers’ findings.

The researchers recorded exposure to training activities and time-loss injuries in male youth rugby union players from 12 English Premiership academies with elite-level youth rugby players and seven schools with lower-level players for two seasons.

The 5 most popular items of July

August 4, 2015
Orthopedics Today has put together a compilation of the five news stories and videos most viewed from July 2015 to keep you abreast of the current hot topics in…
In the Journals

Both transtendon, tear completion arthroscopic repair significantly improve function

August 3, 2015
Use of either the transtendon technique or tear completion for the arthroscopic repair of partial-thickness subscapularis tears associated with full-thickness…
In the Journals

C7 slope may be a useful marker of overall sagittal balance

August 3, 2015
A significant correlation between the upper and lower cervical spine exists, demonstrating inherent compensatory mechanisms to maintain overall balance, according to the…

Globus Medical announces second-quarter financial results

August 3, 2015
Globus Medical recently announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2015.Among the highlights of the report were an increase of 17.6% (19.1% on a constant…
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Simultaneous Bilateral Anterior Approach Total Hip Arthroplasty

Orthopedics, July 2015, Volume 38 Issue 7
Simultaneous bilateral total hip arthroplasty (THA) has been performed successfully, with good outcomes and low…
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Effect of Topical Tranexamic Acid in Reducing Bleeding and Transfusions in TKA: May 2015

Effect of Topical Tranexamic Acid in Reducing Bleeding and Transfusions in TKA: May 2015

Intravenous tranexamic acid (TXA) has been identified to be effective in total knee arthroplasty (TKA), but the effect…
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Meeting News Coverage Video

VIDEO: A look at techniques in repair of deep osteochondral defects and MIC

July 27, 2015
CHICAGO — At the International Cartilage Repair Society Annual Meeting, Lars Peterson, MD, PhD, examined a study…
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