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

May 25, 2019
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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.

Twin Cities Orthopedics opioid guidelines program reduced prescriptions after orthopedic surgery

May 24, 2019
Twin Cities Orthopedics in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area has significantly reduced pain medication prescriptions and improved the habits for safe disposal of unused…
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Analysis of Retrieved Unicompartmental Knee Implants and Tissue: Third-Body Wear as a Potential Contributor to Progression of Arthritis to Adjacent Compartments

Orthopedics, May/June 2019, Volume 42 Issue 3
Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) for the treatment of single-compartment osteoarthritis has been associated…
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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: Transtibial pullout technique provides reproducible repair of meniscal root tears

April 30, 2019
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