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Clinical trial of procedure to relieve spinal cancer pain launched

January 28, 2015

Loyola University Medical Center has launched the first clinical trial in the United States to test a new combination treatment that delivers radiation directly to the tumor and increases support of the spine.

The minimally invasive treatment is designed to help relieve pain, heal spinal fractures and prevent new fractures, according to a press release.

FNB may reduce pain, hospital stay after pediatric knee arthroscopy

January 28, 2015
Postoperative pain remains a significant problem in the pediatric surgical population and is related to not only prolonged recovery times, but also the need for…
Joint salvage surgery beneficial, defers arthroplasty in select patients Meeting News Coverage

Joint salvage surgery beneficial, defers arthroplasty in select patients

January 28, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii — Femoroacetabular impingement surgery and developmental hip dysplasia joint salvage surgery provide improvement in pain and function, however, it is…

Cerapedics receives CE mark and TGA listing for new bone graft

January 28, 2015
Cerapedics recently announced it has received CE mark in Europe and Therapeutic Goods Administration listing in Australia for its new i-FACTOR Flex FR biologic bone…
In the Journals

Intraosseous lesions may be linked with osteochondromas

January 27, 2015
Recently published data established a tentative link between patients exhibiting multiple osteochondromas and intraosseous chondroid lesions.Investigators…
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Biomechanical Analysis of Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction With Aperture Femoral Fixation

Orthopedics, January 2015, Volume 38 Issue 1
The goal of this study was to determine whether single-tunnel–double-bundle-equivalent posterior cruciate ligament…
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A Systematic Review and Adjusted Indirect Comparison of Oral Anticoagulants

A Systematic Review and Adjusted Indirect Comparison of Oral Anticoagulants

A Systematic Review and Adjusted Indirect Comparison of Oral Anticoagulants
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Larson discusses autograft selection

January 23, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii – At Orthopedics Today Hawaii 2015, Christopher M. Larson, MD, shares his “pearls” for…
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