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Spine Pain Management receives final patent for Quad Video Halo

July 29, 2015

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued a “Final Patent” to Spine Pain Management allowing all claims for its new video transparency accessory for medical fluoroscopy devices, according to a company press release.

The new system, the Quad Video Halo (QVH), is a videofluoroscopy accessory device that can be attached to an X-ray head of a fluoroscopy system or device. It is designed to provide a platform for enhancing and supplementing the surgical environment with additional accessories.

Baker awarded grant for stem cell-based PTOA research

July 29, 2015
Beaumont Orthopedics recently announced Kevin Baker, PhD, Beaumont – Royal Oak orthopedic research laboratories director, has been awarded a $260,000…
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Outpatient management after foot and ankle surgery safe and cost-effective

July 29, 2015
LONG BEACH, Calif. — Patients undergoing complex foot and ankle surgery can be safely and more cost-effectively managed postoperatively as an outpatient, according…
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Laminoplasty likely a valid option for spinal cord decompression

July 29, 2015
A literature review of laminoplasty studies from 2003 to 2013 showed the procedure evolved during that decade and is a valid option for spinal cord decompression…
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Health care spending expected to increase over decade, but at historically low rate

July 29, 2015
Due to expanded health insurance coverage from the ACA, as well as the aging population and economic growth, health care spending is projected to increase at a rate of…
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CME Review Article

Timing of Tourniquet Release in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Orthopedics, July 2015, Volume 38 Issue 7
As a result of reading this article, physicians should be able to:Describe the…
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Femoroacetabular Impingement: Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Treatment. March 2015

Femoroacetabular Impingement: Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Treatment
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VIDEO: A look at the AOSSM Annual Meeting

VIDEO: A look at the AOSSM Annual Meeting

July 24, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — At the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, Augustus Mazzocca
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