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The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction names new director of orthopedic innovation

April 20, 2019
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Total shoulder arthroplasty outcomes may be predicted by preoperative PROMIS scores

April 19, 2019
Results showed postoperative achievement of a minimal clinically important difference may be predicted by preoperative Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information…
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Topical vancomycin seen as efficacious, cost-effective for primary total hip arthroplasty

April 19, 2019
Topical vancomycin for total hip arthroplasty is inexpensive and cost-effective, according to recently published results, which found patients treated with it had a…
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Duloxetine may reduce pain after TKA in patients with central sensitization

April 19, 2019
Patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty with preoperatively identified central sensitization may experience reduced postoperative pain and improved quality of…
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VIDEO: Vitamin C does not reduce complex regional pain syndrome in patients with distal radius fractures

April 18, 2019
LAS VEGAS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Neil C. Chen, MD, spoke about a study that looked at the administration of vitamin C…
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Anterior Cervical Corpectomy and Fusion Versus Posterior Laminoplasty for Cervical Oppressive Myelopathy Secondary to Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament: A Meta-analysis

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, April 9, 2019
The purpose of this study was to compare the clinical effect of anterior cervical corpectomy with fusion vs…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: First year of single, preferred TJA vendor program yielded significant cost savings

March 28, 2019
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