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Health care spending expected to increase over decade, but at historically low rate

July 29, 2015

Read the Perspective from John B. Pinto

Due to expanded health insurance coverage from the ACA, as well as the aging population and economic growth, health care spending is projected to increase at a rate of 5.8% annually between 2014 and 2024, according to recently published data in Health Affairs. 

However, this annual increase remains low in comparison with the 9% annual increase seen in health care spending prior to 2008’s recession.

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VIDEO: A look at techniques in repair of deep osteochondral defects and MIC

July 27, 2015
CHICAGO — At the International Cartilage Repair Society Annual Meeting, Lars Peterson, MD, PhD, examined a study focused on repair of deep osteochondral defects…
In the Journals

Reporting of serious AEs to FDA often delayed by drug companies

July 27, 2015
Nearly 10% of adverse events are not reported to the FDA within the 15-day period drug companies have to disclose the events, according to recently published data…
VIDEO: A look at the AOSSM Annual Meeting Meeting News CoverageVideo

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, MD, and Robert A. Arciero, MD, provided an…
Office of the Inspector General looks more closely at physician compensation arrangements Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

Office of the Inspector General looks more closely at physician compensation arrangements

July 22, 2015
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh on the minds of…
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Original Research

Scapular Muscle Activation in Individuals With Shoulder Pathology During Early Phase Scapular Stabilization Exercises

Athletic Training and Sports Health Care, July/August 2015, Volume 7 Issue 4
Rehabilitation exercises to restore scapular stabilization promote balance in activation between the upper trapezius…
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Pediatric Annals December 2014

Sports Medicine: December 2014

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

The past two decades have witnessed an amazing increase in the participation in competitive sports by children of all…
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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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