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Activity modification, load management yields successful outcomes in patellofemoral pain

July 15, 2019

Read the Perspective from Daniel W. Green, MD, MS

Late irrigation, debridement of open fractures did not increase reoperation rates

July 15, 2019
Irrigation and debridement performed more than 6 hours after the occurrence of an open fracture did not increase the risk of reoperation, based on research presented at…
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Opioids’ negative consequences extend to patients with migraine, expert says

July 14, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — The benefits of prescribing opioids to patients with migraines usually do not outweigh the risk, a past president of the American Headache Society…
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Similar pain control with adductor canal, femoral nerve blocks for ACL reconstruction

July 14, 2019
BOSTON — Patients who undergo ACL reconstruction with an adductor canal nerve block have similar perioperative pain control and narcotic requirements compared to…
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Some teenagers with chronic headache, migraine, still experience pain after treatment

July 13, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Some teenagers whose concussion triggered chronic headache or migraine experienced prolonged pain, suffering and lack of function even after they…
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Literature Review

Social Cognitive Theory and the Fear-Avoidance Model: An Explanation of Poor Health Outcomes After ACL Reconstruction

Athletic Training and Sports Health Care, July/August 2019, Volume 11 Issue 4
The impetus behind anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction is to return the patient to preinjury levels of…
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CME

Virtual RA Forum®: Applying Recent Advances to Improve Quality Care

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Pfizer, Inc.

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a progressive and painful systemic inflammatory disease that preferentially attacks the…
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American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Ascertaining patient’s social determinants takes some time

May 1, 2019
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