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VIDEO: Neurosurgeons should check accuracy of their records on open payment databases

May 24, 2016

CHICAGO — At the American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, Maya Babu, MD, MBA, discussed a study which looked at whether open payment databases provided the Sunshine Act on neurosurgery. She said neurosurgeons should check the accuracy of their records on the database and pursue an appeal if information is not accurate.

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Similar return-to-sport rates seen for revision ACL reconstruction vs primary reconstruction patients

May 24, 2016
Results from this study showed patients who underwent revision ACL reconstruction had return-to-sport rates comparable to patients who underwent primary ACL…
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Patients may not need to delay showers for 2 weeks following TKA

May 23, 2016
Investigators of this study reported surgical site bacterial recolonization was not significantly different between patients who took showers 2 days postoperatively and…
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VIDEO: Zaffagnini discusses current methods used to assess knee laxity

May 23, 2016
BARCELONA— At the European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Congress, Stefano Zaffagnini, MD, discussed a symposium which looked at…
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BLOG: MPFL reconstruction with the adductor magnus tendon can be a useful alternative

May 23, 2016
Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction is done in most cases with a medial hamstring autograft, that is either gracilis or semitendinosus. However, medial…
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The Effect of the Environment on SCAT2 Scores

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Online Advanced Release, May 16, 2016
Current concussion management guidelines emphasize the use of baseline testing to properly assess the presence of…
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Protocol-Based Arthroplasty: Less Is More: October 2015

Total joint arthroplasty is a successful orthopedic procedure that is performed in high volume in the United States and…
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VIDEO: Liu discusses advanced lateral transpsoas minimally invasive surgery techniques

May 4, 2016
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