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VIDEO: Analyzing how to market an orthopedic practice

April 27, 2015

LAS VEGAS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Bill Champion examines several topics relating to the effective methods to market an orthopedic practice.

In the Journals

Elderly patients show improvement after lumbar decompression surgery

April 27, 2015
Researchers found patients 80 years of age and older with symptomatic degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis had meaningful improvement for their condition after
PRP may be superior to hyaluronic acid for improvement of pain, function in patients with OA Meeting News Coverage

PRP may be superior to hyaluronic acid for improvement of pain, function in patients with OA

April 27, 2015
LOS ANGELES — Use of intra-articular platelet-rich plasma significantly improved pain and function in patients with osteoarthritis at 6 months and may be a…
Meeting News Coverage

Older patients experience worse outcomes following hip arthroscopy for FAI

April 27, 2015
LOS ANGELES — Following hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement, patients older than 45 years of age had worse outcomes compared with younger patients…
Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

Act III for meaningful use — The EHR incentive program Stage 3 proposed rule

April 27, 2015
CMS issued its Stage 3 Meaningful Use Proposed Rule on March 30 (Proposed Rule). Stage 3 is expected to be the final stage of the Electronic Health Record (EHR)…
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Trauma Update

Ipsilateral Femoral Neck and Shaft Fractures: Current Diagnostic and Treatment Strategies

Orthopedics, April 2015, Volume 38 Issue 4
Associated ipsilateral femoral neck fractures have been reported to occur in 1% to 9% of femoral shaft fractures. The…
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CME
No Decreased Infection Rate When Using Antibiotic Impregnated Cement in Primary TJA

No Decreased Infection Rate When Using Antibiotic Impregnated Cement in Primary TJA

Abstract
There has been much debate and controversy about the routine use of antibiotic-impregnated bone cement in…
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Meeting News Coverage Video
VIDEO: Examining rapid recovery protocol in TKA

VIDEO: Examining rapid recovery protocol in TKA

April 21, 2015
LAS VEGAS — Erik P. Severson, MD, provides a video perspective on rapid recovery protocol following total knee…
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