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CDC: Opioid prescribing guidelines ‘misimplemented’

April 24, 2019
In the Journals

Lateral wall osteotomy with biodegradable implant may improve calcaneal fractures outcomes

April 24, 2019
Patients with displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures experienced improved radiological parameters and functional outcomes after lateral wall osteotomy combined…

FDA outlines considerations to assess medical devices with nitinol

April 24, 2019
In its draft guidance, the FDA recently outlined technical considerations to evaluate medical devices that contain the metal alloy nitinol. “Nitinol has unique…
In the Journals

Fragility index may be useful in analysis of randomized controlled trials

April 24, 2019
Results showed the fragility index may be a useful metric in analyzing the robustness of conclusions of randomized controlled trials. Joseph J. Ruzbarsky, MD
In the Journals

NSAID efficacy in OA peaks at 2 weeks, wanes over time

April 23, 2019
Although NSAIDs provide significant pain and functional improvements in patients with osteoarthritis, such effects peak at 2 weeks and decrease over time, while the…
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Performance and Return to Sport After Femoroacetabular Impingement Surgery in National Football League Players

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, April 9, 2019
The purpose of this study was to determine the (1) return-to-sport rate for National Football League (NFL) players…
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Ace the Case: A 64-Year-Old Man with Painful Knee Osteoarthritis Who Does Not Want a Total Knee Arthroplasty

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This "Ace the Case" activity will utilize a case study to discuss the diagnosis and treatment options for a
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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Recovery, patient-reported outcomes were similar between superior capsular reconstruction and tendon transfers

April 1, 2019
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