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Preoperative opioid filling increases risk for refills after osteochondral knee surgery

July 20, 2019
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BLOG: Surgical treatment of patella instability in perspective

July 19, 2019
by John P. Fulkerson, MD Erickson and colleagues published an article in the May 2019 issue of the American Journal of Sports Medicine entitled, “Isolated medial…

Centinel Spine receives IDE approval for cervical total disc replacement devices

July 19, 2019
Centinel Spine LLC announced it received investigational device approval from the FDA to begin a two-level clinical trial for its prodisc C anterior cervical total disc…
Pharmacology Consult

Nasal decolonization: potential mupirocin alternatives for SSI prevention

Infectious Disease News, July 2019
Jeff Brock, PharmD, MBA, BCPS-AQ ID
Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage is a proven risk factor for the development of staphylococcal surgical site infections, or SSIs. S. aureus infections are…
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Primary tendon repair superior to physiotherapy in long-term treatment of small-to-medium rotator cuff tears

July 19, 2019
According to a study with a 10-year follow-up, tendon repair yielded superior results compared with physiotherapy in the treatment of small- and medium-sized rotator…
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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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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: Transtibial pullout technique provides reproducible repair of meniscal root tears

April 30, 2019
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