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GOP leaders postpone House vote on AHCA

GOP leaders postpone House vote on AHCA
March 23, 2017

Lacking enough support from within their own party, Republican leaders in the House today postponed an anticipated vote on legislation to overhaul the nation’s health care system. Republicans could vote on it Friday, according to reports.

The postponement came amid opposition from some Republicans regarding the American Health Care Act (AHCA) and the expectation that no House Democrats would vote in its favor.

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Denosumab found safe in long-term extension trial

March 23, 2017
Denosumab in the treatment of patients with osteoporosis did not show any increase in common adverse events in a long-term trial, according to recently published data…
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Intra-articular high-molecular-weight hyaluronic acid most likely cost-effective for knee OA

March 23, 2017
Intra-articular high-molecular-weight hyaluronic acid had an 86% chance of being cost-effective when added to knee osteoarthritis care, according to recently published…
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VIDEO: Fu speaks about anterolateral knee capsule as sheet of tissue, not a ligament

March 23, 2017
SAN DIEGO — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Freddie H. Fu, MD, DSc(Hon), DPs(Hon), discussed a study on the anterolateral capsule…
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Individualized functional restoration reduced activity limitation in patients with lumbar disc herniation

March 23, 2017
Compared with guideline-based advice alone, investigators found individualized functional restoration that incorporated advice showed greater reductions in activity…
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An Exploratory Study on Concussion-Reporting Behaviors From Collegiate Student Athletes' Perspectives

Athletic Training and Sports Health Care, March/April 2017, Volume 9 Issue 2
To evaluate the concussion-reporting behaviors of collegiate football student athletes and gain insight into reasons…
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The Hip-Spine Connection: Understanding Its Importance in the Treatment of Hip Pathology. January 2015

The Hip-Spine Connection: Understanding Its Importance in the Treatment of Hip Pathology
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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Zuckerman discusses mortality risk in patients who sustain periprosthetic hip fractures

March 16, 2017
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