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VIDEO: Verdonk discusses procedures used for meniscal injury treatment

May 24, 2016

BARCELONA— At the European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Congress, Peter Verdonk, MD, PhD, discussed common procedures used for treatment of meniscal injury. He said with multiple meniscus surgeries, surgeons may be able to delay the need for total knee arthroplasty.

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VIDEO: Neurosurgeons should check accuracy of their records on open payment databases

May 24, 2016
CHICAGO — At the American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, Maya Babu, MD, MBA, discussed a study which looked at whether open payment databases…
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Similar return-to-sport rates seen for revision ACL reconstruction vs primary reconstruction patients

May 24, 2016
Results from this study showed patients who underwent revision ACL reconstruction had return-to-sport rates comparable to patients who underwent primary ACL…
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Patients may not need to delay showers for 2 weeks following TKA

May 23, 2016
Investigators of this study reported surgical site bacterial recolonization was not significantly different between patients who took showers 2 days postoperatively and…
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VIDEO: Zaffagnini discusses current methods used to assess knee laxity

May 23, 2016
BARCELONA— At the European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Congress, Stefano Zaffagnini, MD, discussed a symposium which looked at…
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The Effect of the Environment on SCAT2 Scores

Athletic Training and Sports Health Care
Online Advanced Release, May 16, 2016
Current concussion management guidelines emphasize the use of baseline testing to properly assess the presence of…
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Protocol-Based Arthroplasty: Less Is More: October 2015

Total joint arthroplasty is a successful orthopedic procedure that is performed in high volume in the United States and…
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VIDEO: Liu discusses advanced lateral transpsoas minimally invasive surgery techniques

May 4, 2016
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