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How would Clinton or Trump impact the country's health care system?

October 24, 2016

Two separate analyses completed by the Commonwealth Fund and an economist at the Rand Corporation of proposed health care plans from Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump show how each presidential candidate’s plan would affect citizens’ health care throughout America.

Both analyses noted that Trump would repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) if elected to the presidency and Clinton would modify the ACA.


BLOG: Anisometry of MPFL reconstruction in the setting of patella alta, increased TT-TG distance

October 24, 2016
The incidence of patellar dislocation is 29 per 100,000 in adolescents and recurrence rates with nonoperative treatment have been reported from 15% to 44%. Dejour and…
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Wright Medical announces competition of divesture for large joints business

October 24, 2016
Wright Medical Group N.V. announced the competition of the transaction to divest its large joints business, such as hip and knee, to Corin Orthopaedics Holdings
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Race linked with differences in outcomes of care for cervical spine fractures

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Medicare receives FDA 510(k) clearances for components to address pediatric deformity

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Treatment of Massive Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears: A Cost-effectiveness Analysis

Online Advanced Release, September 30, 2016
Massive irreparable rotator cuff tears cause significant shoulder pain and dysfunction. Physical therapy (PT)…
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Timing of Tourniquet Release in Total Knee Arthroplasty: July 2015

The authors conducted a meta-analysis to determine the optimal tourniquet application strategy in total knee…
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British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2016

British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2016

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VIDEO: Arthrographic joint injection is effective for adhesive capsulitis treatment with, without steroids

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