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8 important items from AOFAS

July 31, 2015

Orthopedics Today features eight stories of importance to emerge from the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting

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

Surgical intervention for athletes with Lisfranc injuries likely allows for return to sport Meeting News Coverage

Surgical intervention for athletes with Lisfranc injuries likely allows for return to sport

July 29, 2015
LONG BEACH, Calif. — According to study findings presented here, athletes who require surgical intervention for the treatment of Lisfranc injuries are typically…
Young, active patients likely return to active duty sooner after surgery for Achilles tendon ruptures Meeting News Coverage

Young, active patients likely return to active duty sooner after surgery for Achilles tendon ruptures

July 20, 2015
LONG BEACH, Calif. — Patients who are operatively treated for Achilles tendon ruptures returned to active duty quicker, however, there were no differences in…
Meeting News Coverage

Promising results found with arthroscopic surgery for multidirectional shoulder instability

July 19, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Results of early outcomes presented here support the use of arthroscopic treatment for patients with multidirectional glenohumeral…
Review Article

Apophyseal Avulsion Fractures of the Hip and Pelvis

Orthopedics, January 2009, Volume 32 Issue 1
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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: Fu on the future of ACL surgery

VIDEO: Fu on the future of ACL surgery

June 22, 2015
LYON, France — At the International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine…
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Andrews talks treatment of young athletes with in-season shoulder dislocations

January 20, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Orthopedics Today Hawaii 2015, James R. Andrews, MD, spoke about the treatment of young athletes who have in-season…
Biologics as the next step in future of rotator cuff surgery Meeting News Coverage

Biologics as the next step in future of rotator cuff surgery

January 20, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii — For the repair of rotator cuff tears, healing matters; however, the use of biologics and patches has unanswered questions…
Speaker: Consider history for treatment options of massive rotator cuff tears Meeting News Coverage

Speaker: Consider history for treatment options of massive rotator cuff tears

January 20, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii — The history of massive rotator cuff tears, in addition to patient age and occupation, are among the important issues to…

Ten important orthopedics stories from 2014

January 13, 2015
Orthopedics Today has highlighted ten important stories from 2014 to keep your practice up-to-date on a multitude of topics in orthopedic…
In the Journals

Majority of colleges likely need improved concussion plans

January 13, 2015
The majority of colleges with a concussion management plan do not meet the standards of the existing National Collegiate Athletic Association’s…
In the Journals

Study endorses modified transtibial technique for single-bundle ACL reconstruction

January 13, 2015
Similar to the anteromedial portal technique, use of the modified transtibial technique for single-bundle ACL reconstruction showed good clinical…

Traumatic brain injuries in children pose challenge for physicians

January 12, 2015
Trauma is the leading cause of death in individuals between the ages of 0 and 19 years, with the highest rate of mortality in children ages 0 to 4…
Link possible between oral contraceptive use, ACL injury in females In the Journals

Link possible between oral contraceptive use, ACL injury in females

January 9, 2015
Researchers from Denmark have uncovered a potential link between oral contraceptive use and instances of ACL injuries that required surgical…
Round TablesPublication Exclusive

Panel discusses treatment of ACL injuries in athletic patients: Part 2

Orthopedics Today, January 2015
In the second part of this Orthopedics Today Round Table, orthopedic surgeons and physical therapists share how to most effectively treat patients…
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Ten important orthopedics videos from 2014

January 8, 2015
Orthopedics Today has highlighted ten important videos from 2014 to keep your practice up-to-date on a multitude of topics in orthopedic medicine.
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