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A. Lee Osterman highlights several studies from ASSH

October 20, 2014

BOSTON — A. Lee Osterman, MD, discusses the findings and clinical implications for orthopedic surgeons of several important studies presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting.

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Follow a checklist to help decide what to do with estate life insurance

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Before recent changes in estate laws, it was common for attorneys, financial planners and insurance agents to recommend purchasing life insurance — commonly called…
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Post-discharge VTE events should be considered in hospital rankings

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When comparing hospitals based on postoperative venous thromboembolism rates, rankings are significantly altered when both pre- and post-discharge events within 30 days…
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Database models expected outcomes for specific patient populations

October 20, 2014
BOSTON — A new database being used in the United States has been designed to reduce costly surgeries by predicting outcomes for patients in a unique or original…
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Decreasing Incidence of Femoral Neck Fractures in the Medicare Population

Orthopedics, October 2014, Volume 37 Issue 10
This study was designed to evaluate trends in incidence and treatment patterns for intracapsular hip fractures and to…
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Infection After Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

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Septic arthritis is a rare but potentially devastating complication of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)…
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A. Lee Osterman highlights several studies from ASSH

October 20, 2014
BOSTON — A. Lee Osterman, MD, discusses the findings and clinical implications for orthopedic surgeons of several…
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