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Tibial tubercle more posteriorly positioned in patients with patellar cartilage lesions vs. intact cartilage

February 16, 2020

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Zimmer Biomet expects financial growth to continue in 2020

February 15, 2020
Zimmer Biomet announced its fourth quarter and year 2019 ended with increases in net sales and earnings, and it predicted its financial growth to continue into 2020. The…
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Dejour classification may not accurately represent entire trochlear shape in patients with patellar instability

February 14, 2020
Recent study results revealed that trochlear dysplasia types on an axial view based on Dejour classification are not representative of the entire trochlear geometry…
Surgical Technique

Bloodless, ultra-precise spine surgery possible with microdissection needle

Orthopedics Today, February 2020
Al Haitham Al Shetawi, MD, DMD, FACS; Kenneth K. Hansraj, MD
Advances in microtechnology have impacted on the orthopedic surgeon’s ability to perform knifeless, bloodless, ultra-precise minimally invasive spine surgery. …
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Estate planning 101: What every orthopedist should know

Orthopedics Today, February 2020
David B. Mandell, JD, MBA; Sanjeev Bhatia, MD
Orthopedists should engage in basic estate planning as soon as they begin practice. The three main parts of comprehensive estate planning may overlap. This article…
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Corrosion of Titanium Spinal Explants Is Similar to That Observed in Oil Field Line Pipe Steel: Evidence of Microbial-Influenced Corrosion In Vivo

Orthopedics, January/February 2020, Volume 43 Issue 1
Current explanations of biomedical alloy degradation are focused on the physicochemical mechanisms of galvanic…
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Ace the Case: An 82-Year-Old Woman With Hip Pain and Low Vitamin D

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VIDEO: Romeo, Provencher discuss orthobiologics in orthopedics

January 13, 2020
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