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VIDEO: Efficacy of a synthetic cartilage implant to first metatarsophalangeal arthrodesis in advanced hallux rigidus

July 30, 2015
LONG BEACH, Calif. — At the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting, Mark Glazebrook, MSc, PhD, MD, FRCS(C), discussed the 2015 Mann Award-winning study assessing the efficacy of a synthetic cartilage implant to first metatarsophalangeal arthrodesis in advanced hallux rigidus.

Stryker releases second-quarter operating results

July 30, 2015
Stryker Corporation recently released its second-quarter operating results, in which the company reported net earnings of $392 million, marking an increase of 206.3%…
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Outpatient lumbar, cervical spine surgery can be safe and effective in select patients

July 30, 2015
According to results of a recently published study, among properly selected patients, 99.8% were successfully discharged to their homes following same-day lumbar or…

Zimmer Biomet reports decrease in net sales for Q2

July 30, 2015
Zimmer Biomet has announced its second-quarter financial results, which included $1.17 billion in net sales — a 1.3% decrease from the previous year — and an…

Smith & Nephew posts second-quarter, half-year financials

July 30, 2015
Smith & Nephew recently announced strong second-quarter trading and half-year financial results, according to a company press release.Included in the company’s…
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Over-the-Top Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Single- or Double-Strand Hamstrings Autograft

Orthopedics, July 2015, Volume 38 Issue 7
The purpose of this study is to (1) report the long-term clinical and radiographic outcomes of a nonanatomical anterior…
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Effect of Topical Tranexamic Acid in Reducing Bleeding and Transfusions in TKA: May 2015

Effect of Topical Tranexamic Acid in Reducing Bleeding and Transfusions in TKA: May 2015

Intravenous tranexamic acid (TXA) has been identified to be effective in total knee arthroplasty (TKA), but the effect…
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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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