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Poor outcomes seen in elective total joint arthroplasty patients who take opioids preoperatively

Poor outcomes seen in elective total joint arthroplasty patients who take opioids preoperatively
June 19, 2019
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Prevalence of noise after THA did not differ between ceramic-on-ceramic components

June 19, 2019
LISBON, Portugal — A comparison of two ceramic-on-ceramic total hip arthroplasty components showed no differences in the prevalence of noise at 1 year, according…
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Chart review increases naloxone access in rural areas

June 19, 2019
A chart review started by a pharmacist that ultimately allowed a primary care physicians to decide if a proposed naloxone prescription would help a patient taper off…
In the Journals

Treatment algorithm led to ‘satisfying’ outcomes for proximal humerus fractures

June 18, 2019
Use of an evidence-based treatment algorithm in patients with proximal humerus fractures proved to be a helpful tool for decision-making and led to…
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Presidential highlights review theme, symposia at EFORT Congress in Lisbon

Orthopaedics Today Europe, June 2019
Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD
Another great EFORT Congress just concluded. This one, which was held in Lisbon, was the 20th EFORT Congress. As president of EFORT starting June 2018 and ending…
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Despite the Safety of Preoperative Cefazolin for Patients With Non-anaphylactic Penicillin Allergy, 20% of Practitioners Avoid Its Use

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, June 13, 2019
Cefazolin is commonly used for surgical site infection prophylaxis due to its low cost and effective coverage. However…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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Patients not receiving needed treatments a 'crisis in osteoporosis'

June 5, 2019
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