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Young men at highest risk for closed reduction after elbow dislocation

January 26, 2015
Men 20 years of age or younger are at the highest risk of closed reduction following an elbow dislocation, according to recently published data…

Postoperative outcomes and safety may be heightened by integration of robotics

January 25, 2015
In the future robotics may find their way into every orthopaedic operating room, but according to some orthopaedic surgeons, this will not occur…

Amedica, InterMed enter purchasing agreement with HealthTrust

January 24, 2015
Amedica Corporation and InterMed Resources recently announced a purchasing agreement with HealthTrust regarding Amedica’s silicon nitride…
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Larson discusses autograft selection

January 23, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii – At Orthopedics Today Hawaii 2015, Christopher M. Larson, MD, shares his “pearls” for selection criteria for patella…
In the Journals

Patients evaluated for orthopedic tumors often undergo unnecessary imaging

Orthopaedics Today Europe, March
Results of a recently published study indicated patients evaluated for a musculoskeletal tumors frequently underwent unnecessary imaging procedures…
In the Journals

Patients evaluated for orthopedic tumors often undergo unnecessary imaging

January 23, 2015
Results of a recently published study indicated patients evaluated for a musculoskeletal tumors frequently underwent unnecessary imaging procedures…
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VTE prophylaxis a ‘never event’ without clear superiority of a single regime

January 22, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii — The current state of venous thromboembolism prophylaxis is that it is not a “never event,” particularly among…
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All-inside ACL demonstrates safety in skeletally immature athletes

January 22, 2015
For skeletally immature athletes, use of an all-inside ACL reconstruction technique demonstrated safety at short-term follow-up, according to study…
Meeting News Coverage

Reamer-irrigator-aspirator reamings biologically equal to iliac crest bone grafts

January 21, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii — Reamer-irrigator-aspirator bone grafts can be used similarly to iliac crest bone grafts for the treatment of knee and hip…
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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…
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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…
In the Journals

OA increases risk of ischemic heart disease after TKA

January 20, 2015
Following primary total knee arthroplasty, patients with osteoarthritis experienced a long-term risk of ischemic heart disease, according to study…
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Study shows benefits of ATP among patients after TKA

January 19, 2015
Short-term oral supplementation of adenosine triphosphate could benefit patients recovering from total knee arthroplasty, according to study results…
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Arthroscopy presents predictable approach in management of hip-related disorders

January 19, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii — For certain hip-related disorders, hip pain is not always a surgical problem; however, proper patient selection is critical for…
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Microfracture not perfect, but results can be maximized

January 19, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii — There will always be a place for microfracture, even though it is not currently the best technique to repair articular…
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Osteotomy may be best suited for younger patients

January 19, 2015
KOLOA, Hawaii — In younger patients with unicompartmental articular cartilage pathologies, closing wedge osteotomy provides faster healing, and…

Amedica announces restructuring plans following business review

January 18, 2015
Amedica Corporation recently announced multiple changes within its organization, including a 28% reduction in its workforce, following a…
In the Journals

Researchers find validity among Multiligament Quality of Life questionnaire

January 17, 2015
The Multiligament Quality of Life questionnaire demonstrated excellent content validity, reliability and construct validity, according to…
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Acromial fractures common after RSA; effects can be mitigated

January 16, 2015
Although acromial fractures can be common after reverse shoulder arthroplasty, recently published data indicate their effects can be mitigated with…
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Study: No significant difference between mobile, fixed-bearing TKA kinematics

January 16, 2015
Although mobile-bearing total knee arthroplasty had certain advantages over fixed-bearing total knee arthroplasty, researchers found no significant…
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