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Proper IV self-infusion may reduce infection risk in patients with hemophilia

Proper IV self-infusion may reduce infection risk in patients with hemophilia
May 24, 2018
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Anxiety levels may predict fracture risk in postmenopausal women

May 24, 2018
Among postmenopausal women with osteoporosis, higher anxiety levels increased risk for bone fracture, according to findings published in Menopause. “Previous…
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Romosozumab at forefront of 'paradigm shift' in osteoporosis therapy

May 23, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. —Patients with osteoporosis treated with romosozumab demonstrated substantial gains in bone mineral density and T-score increases within 1 year, with…
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Hydration, education are keys to avoid rhabdomyolysis after intensive exercise

May 23, 2018
According to sources who spoke with Healio.com/Orthopedics, orthopedic surgeons should discuss the importance of hydration and educate patients who enjoy intensive…

Zimmer Biomet receives FDA 510(k) clearance for titanium interbody spacer system

May 23, 2018
Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. announced it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Zyston Strut Open Titanium Interbody Spacer System. A family of lumbar cages designed…
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Adverse Local Tissue Reaction After a Metal-on-Metal Total Hip Prosthesis Without Elevated Serum Metal Ion Levels

Orthopedics, May/June 2018, Volume 41 Issue 3
In the 1990s, metal-on-metal (MoM) bearings were reintroduced in total hip arthroplasty (THA), having the proposed…
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Use of a Bipolar Blood-Sealing System During Total Joint Arthroplasty: December 2015

The goal of the clinical use of a bipolar blood-sealing system is to reduce perioperative blood loss in total joint…
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VIDEO: Presenter discusses opioid prescribing patterns in orthopedic trauma patients

April 5, 2018
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