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VIDEO: ACDF, cervical disc arthroplasty seen as effective, cost-effective in patients with degenerative discs

March 23, 2018
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OrthoXel announces first patient implanted with new tibial nailing system

March 23, 2018
OrthoXel announced the first implantation of its Apex tibial nailing system, which was performed in a patient at Cork University Hospital Trauma Center. The patient, who…

BLOG: Salary, call pay and other surveys can be misleading

March 23, 2018
Whenever you enter a financial relationship with a hospital, the hospital is likely to rely on survey data to verify that the relationship is at fair market value. While…
In the Journals

Most football players returned to NFL after Achilles tendon repair

March 23, 2018
About 73% of players returned to the NFL after Achilles tendon repair, according to a recently published study in Foot and Ankle International. “Achilles tendon…

Controversial CDC pick draws mixed reactions

March 22, 2018
The Trump administration’s selection of longtime AIDS researcher Robert R. Redfield, MD, to be the next CDC director drew mixed reactions from experts and…
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Patient Factors Associated With Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Septic Arthritis in Children

Orthopedics, March/April 2018, Volume 41 Issue 2
Staphylococcus aureus is the most common causative organism in pediatric septic arthritis, with methicillin-resistant…
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Unipolar Versus Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty for Displaced Femoral Neck Fractures in Elderly Patients: November 2015

Hip replacement using hemiarthroplasty (HA) is a common surgical procedure in elderly patients with femoral neck…
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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Presenter discusses algorithm used to assess mortality risk in middle-aged, geriatric trauma patients

March 22, 2018
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