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Hip arthroscopy for FAI may reduce function, participation at 1-year postoperatively

November 13, 2018
In the Journals

AAP updates guidance on sport-related concussions in youth

November 12, 2018
Up to 1.9 million children are estimated to have concussions in the United States each year, and these injuries may be underreported among young athletes, according to a…

NuVasive gains FDA 510(k) clearance for porous PEEK implant used in XLIF procedures

November 12, 2018
The NuVasive Cohere Porous PEEK implant has received FDA 510(k) clearance from the FDA. The implant, which involves proprietary patented PEEK technology and 3-D…

Pacira Pharmaceuticals announces new CMS reimbursement for Exparel

November 12, 2018
Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced that CMS has finalized a policy to provide separate Medicare reimbursement for Exparel when it is administered in ASCs. The policy…
In the Journals

Concussions may increase suicide risk

November 12, 2018
Sustaining a concussion and/or a mild traumatic brain injury was tied to a higher risk for suicide, according to findings of a systematic review recently published in…
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Total Scapulectomy and Shoulder Reconstruction Using a Scapular Prosthesis and Constrained Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, October 29, 2018
Malignant tumors of the scapula are rare, and limb salvage surgery after tumor resection is challenging. The authors…
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Ace the Case: A 24-Year-Old Female with Chronic Low-Back Stiffness

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This “Ace the Case” study will explore the diagnosis and management of a young adult with back pain. Accurately assess…
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American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Presenter discusses gender bias, disparity in orthopedics

October 17, 2018
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