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UKA prosthesis yielded promising midterm results for OA

September 17, 2019

Read the Perspective from Jonathan M. Vigdorchik, MD

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VIDEO: High incidence of arthritis seen at the metatarsal head sesamoid articulation

September 16, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting, Steven M. Raikin, MD, discussed a study that looked at degenerative changes at the…

Zimmer Biomet receives FDA 510(k) clearance for meniscal repair device

September 16, 2019
Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. announced it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for the JuggerStitch meniscal repair device. With two soft anchors connected by a knotless…
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Should orthobiologics be used in primary traumatic fracture cases?

Orthopedics Today, September 2019
The answer to the question is “yes and no.” Orthobiologics are adjuvants that are thought to improve the endogenous healing potential of the injured skeletal element…
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Standards needed for orthobiologic use in fractures

Orthopedics Today, September 2019
Some factors related to the patient or surgery, including inadequate blood flow and fracture stability, can result in fracture nonunion. However, literature shows most…
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The Relationship Between Fear Avoidance Beliefs and Low Back Pain in Firefighters

Athletic Training and Sports Health Care
Online Advanced Release, September 11, 2019
To examine the relationship between fear avoidance beliefs and low back pain in firefighters using patient-reported…
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Ace the Case: An 82-Year-Old Woman With Hip Pain and Low Vitamin D

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Ace the Case: An 82-Year-Old Woman With Hip Pain and Low Vitamin D
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American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Increased complications seen in malnourished patients after distal radius fracture surgery

September 11, 2019
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