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VIDEO: Romeo, Mazzocca on the state of the ASES

October 16, 2018
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Scapular notching yields worse outcomes with reverse TSA

October 16, 2018
CHICAGO — Patients who received scapular notching while undergoing reverse total shoulder arthroplasty showed worse outcome measures compared with no scapular…
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What is the cost-effectiveness profile of TJA performed with bone cement that contains antibiotics?

Orthopedics Today, October 2018
As infection remains the most devastating cause of failure and reoperation after total knee arthroplasty, antibiotic-loaded cement has been recommended for prophylaxis…
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Systematic approach to episode of care requires physician insight

Orthopedics Today, October 2018
Anthony A. Romeo, MD
Despite efforts to control the price of procedures, implants and physician reimbursement, health care costs continue to increase. According to 2016-2025 Projections of
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Presence of posterior medial tibial plateau edema on MRI linked with ramp lesions

Orthopedics Today, October 2018
Results presented at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting that were recently published showed the presence of posterior medial tibial plateau…
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Albumin Versus American Society of Anesthesiologists Score: Which Is More Predictive of Complications Following Total Joint Arthroplasty?

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, October 16, 2018
Malnutrition is not uncommon in arthroplasty patients, and hypoalbuminemia has been shown to be predictive of…
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Ace the Case: A 24-Year-Old Female with Chronic Low-Back Stiffness

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This “Ace the Case” study will explore the diagnosis and management of a young adult with back pain. Accurately assess…
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American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Presenter discusses impact of Medicare ACOs on costs following spine surgery

October 5, 2018
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