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OrthoXel receives CE mark for femoral nailing system

November 20, 2018
In the Journals

Hip, knee mechanics may contribute to patellofemoral pain in young female athletes

November 20, 2018
Maladaptive hip mechanics before puberty may contribute to patellofemoral pain in young female athletes, while aberrant knee mechanics may contribute to patellofemoral…
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Patellar mobilization therapy may alleviate pain tied to knee osteoarthritis

November 20, 2018
Patellar mobilization therapy — patellofemoral joint mobilization followed by supervised nonload vastus medialis oblique exercise — showed potential in…
In the Journals

Adherence, persistence low in veterans with RA who escalate to triple therapy

November 19, 2018
Treatment adherence and persistence rates remain relatively low among veterans with rheumatoid arthritis who escalate from methotrexate to triple therapy with…

Perioperative TXA may not affect risk for cardiovascular events, death after THA

November 19, 2018
Tranexamic acid did not demonstrate a significant effect on the risk for cardiovascular events or death after total hip arthroplasty, according to a recently published…
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The Effect of Psychosensory Therapy on Short-term Outcomes of Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Orthopedics, November/December 2018, Volume 41 Issue 6
Poor outcomes associated with increased perioperative opioid use have led investigators to seek alternative pain…
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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 Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Presenters discuss issues, treatments for complex tibial plateau fractures

October 20, 2018
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