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High return-to-sport rates seen in NFL players after hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement

April 25, 2019

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Meeting News

Use of synthetic cartilage implant for hallux rigidus yielded greater cost vs MTP joint arthrodesis

April 25, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Results presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting showed hallux rigidus treated with a synthetic cartilage implant had a…
Meeting News

High school hockey rule change reduces concussion rates from checking

April 25, 2019
Data presented at the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting showed a decrease in the rates of concussions due to being checked among high school…
In the Journals

Stroke often ‘missed opportunity’ to screen, treat osteoporosis

April 25, 2019
Osteoporosis screening and treatment was infrequently performed in patients with recent stroke, according to a study published in Stroke. “This study offers more…
In the Journals

Higher physical activity levels linked to 33% reduced risk for RA in women

April 25, 2019
Women with higher long-term levels of physical activity are at a lower risk for rheumatoid arthritis, according to data published in Arthritis & Rheumatology
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Review Article

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in Young Females: A Systematic Review of Patellar Tendon Versus Hamstring Tendon Autografts

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, April 9, 2019
A systematic review was performed to compare patellar tendon–bone (BTB) and hamstring tendon (HS) autografts following…
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Ace the Case: 55-Year-Old Woman with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Presents with Concerns About Osteoporosis

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This educational activity will discuss the management of a 55-year-old, postmenopausal woman who presents for follow-up…
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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Transparency improves patient care, builds just culture

April 17, 2019
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