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Ankles with varus, valgus or neutral alignment had similar outcomes after ankle arthroplasty

July 22, 2018

DePuy Synthes launches new suture for rotator cuff surgery

July 21, 2018
DePuy Synthes, a franchise of Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, recently announced the limited launch of the Dynacord suture. The Dynacord suture is…

Pfizer, Eli Lilly and Company announce positive outcomes with OA treatment

July 20, 2018
Pfizer Inc. and Eli Lilly and Company announced that a 16-week phase 3 study showed patients with osteoarthritis who received two doses of tanezumab, an investigational…
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Osteoporosis drug initiation rate continues to decline, raising fracture risk

July 20, 2018
The rate of osteoporosis medication initiation for older adults hospitalized for hip fracture has fallen steadily during the past decade, according to an insurance…
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Study: First-time anterior shoulder instability event contributes to glenoid bone loss in athletes

July 20, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Athletes had 6.8% glenoid bone loss after a first-time anterior shoulder instability event, with 22.8% glenoid bone loss seen after recurrent…
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A Biomechanical Study of an Alternative Internal Fixation Method for Transverse Patella Fractures

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, July 16, 2018
Pain and reoperation after fixation using tension band wiring and K-wires is not uncommon. A novel hook plate was…
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CME

Hip Resurfacing Implants: August 2015

Hip resurfacing offers a suitable solution for young patients affected by hip disease who have high function demands…
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American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Collect outcome measures to change behavior, increase transparency

July 7, 2018
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