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Low back, multiple site pain increases risk for chronic opioid use

December 17, 2018

Read the Perspective from Brian C. Werner, MD

FDA News

FDA makes minor revisions on user fees, refunds for PMAs, device biologic license applications

December 17, 2018
The FDA made minor revisions to the final guidance document “User Fees and Refunds for Premarket Approval Applications and Device Biologics License…
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Registry data may help promote implant safety, performance in Europe

December 17, 2018
EFORT, the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, has issued a statement that addresses recently published articles that…

States promise appeal after ACA ruled unconstitutional

December 17, 2018
Leaders from several states vowed appeals to stave off the consequences to health care after a district judge from Texas ruled that when Congress eliminated the penalty…
Meeting News

Uncemented short stems restore hip biomechanics, help preserve bone

December 16, 2018
ORLANDO —Some of the properties of uncemented type 2B short hip stems — stems with an oval shape and longitudinal ribs that resist torsional forces —…
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Case Report

Isolated Tear of the Teres Major Muscle

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, December 13, 2018
Rotator cuff tears are frequently treated in daily clinical practice. However, there have been few reports of tears…
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CME

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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Resource Centers
Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting

Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting

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Meeting News

VIDEO: Physical therapy may be an alternative to surgery for patients with degenerative knees

October 23, 2018
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