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Surgical fixation not necessary for concomitant distal ulna fracture during ORIF of distal radius fracture

September 20, 2018
In the Journals

Improvements in outcomes seen up to 2 years after total ankle arthroplasty

September 20, 2018
Improvements in overall sagittal plane range of motion were seen up to 6 months after total ankle arthroplasty, with improvements for measures pain and function seen up…
In the Journals

Few early career family physicians feel prepared to provide buprenorphine treatment

September 20, 2018
Just 10% of early career certified family physicians felt ready to provide buprenorphine treatment for opioid use, according to 2016 National Family Medicine Graduate…
In the Journals

Arthritis highly prevalent in older adults with depression

September 20, 2018
A study published in the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry reported that arthritis was highly prevalent among older adults with varying degrees of…
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Lidocaine injection for trigger finger linked with more pain without delayed benefits of pain relief vs placebo

September 19, 2018
BOSTON — Patients with trigger finger who received an injection of lidocaine with corticosteroid experienced more pain without significant delayed benefits of pain…
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The Shoulder Self-Administered Motion Evaluation Has Excellent Patient Reliability and Reproducibility on Both Physician and Repeat Follow-up Testing

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, September 18, 2018
Long-term clinical evaluation is becoming more important, yet difficulties exist because there are substantial patient…
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ABIM MOC CME

Goal-directed Therapy in Osteoporosis: Reaching a Consensus

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Radius Health, Inc.

Osteoporosis, a disorder characterized by compromised bone strength that increases the risk of fragility, leads to 1.5…
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American Society for the Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting

American Society for the Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Presenters say perioperative NSAIDs reduce pain, opioid use after ankle fracture surgery

July 16, 2018
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