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Medtronic announced fiscal year, fourth-quarter 2019 financial results

May 26, 2019

OSSIO announces US launch and first commercial use of its bone pin for hammertoe correction

May 25, 2019
OSSIO Inc. announced the U.S. launch and first commercial use of its OSSIOfiber bone pin family for bone fractures, osteotomies, arthrodesis and bone grafts. According…
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NFL players more likely to die of heart, brain-related disease than MLB players

May 24, 2019
Former professional football players had higher all-cause, cardiovascular, neurodegenerative and mortality rates vs. former professional baseball players, according to…

FDA allows marketing of first diagnostic test kit to help detect periprosthetic joint infections

May 24, 2019
The FDA announced marketing authorization of the Synovasure Lateral Flow Test Kit by CD Diagnostics Inc. to help detect periprosthetic joint infection in the synovial…

Orthopedic surgeons, centers seek to be part of the solution to the opioid crisis

May 24, 2019
The opioid crisis is a growing problem, and statistics show the opioid prescribing practices of orthopedic surgeons may contribute to this serious situation.
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Impact of Race Subgroups on the Assessment of Vitamin D Status in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Orthopedics, May/June 2019, Volume 42 Issue 3
The authors' main objective was to demonstrate the confounding effect of combining subgroup data, specifically race, on…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting

Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Ascertaining patient’s social determinants takes some time

May 1, 2019
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