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Steadman Clinic surgeon receives leadership award

June 23, 2018

Safe Kids Worldwide releases safety tips for prevention of open water drowning

June 22, 2018
A research report from Safe Kids Worldwide found that in 2016, more than 1,000 people younger than 19 years of age drowned. “If we look at children between the…
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Abdominal gunshot wound inspires orthopedist to help at-risk youth

June 22, 2018
Peter A. Gold, MD, experienced a life-changing event in November 2015 when his world collided with one of violence and poverty on the streets of New Orleans. Then an…
In the Journals

Benzodiazepine users five times more likely to overdose on opioids

June 22, 2018
The use of benzodiazepines was linked to a fivefold increase in the risk for opioid-related overdose during the first 90 days of such treatment, according to findings…
In the Journals

Study calls for expansion of opioid alternatives, change in role of opioids for pain management

June 22, 2018
Results of an article on prescription drug treatment for patients with low back pain in JAMA Network Open highlight opportunities for insurers and pharmacy benefit…
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Case Report

Four-Year Survival of a Patient With Spinal Metastatic Acinic Cell Carcinoma After a Total En Bloc Spondylectomy and Reconstruction With a Frozen Tumor-Bearing Bone Graft

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, June 18, 2018
Acinic cell carcinoma metastasizing to the spine is extremely rare. The authors present a case of acinic cell carcinoma…
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CME

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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International Extreme Sports Medicine Congress

International Extreme Sports Medicine Congress

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VIDEO: DePuy Synthes revision knee system offers kinematic benefits with optimized rollback, stability

June 12, 2018
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