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Uncemented short stems restore hip biomechanics, help preserve bone

Uncemented short stems restore hip biomechanics, help preserve bone
December 16, 2018
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Patients gained added range of motion after lateral partial knee replacement

December 15, 2018
ORLANDO — Lateral unicompartmental knee replacement, when used in patients who meet certain key indications, such as having isolated lateral bone-on-bone…
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High revision surgery success rates reported with jumbo acetabular cups

December 15, 2018
ORLANDO — Although there are some issues to consider when implanting cementless jumbo acetabular cups, a presenter at the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement…

Conformis announces improvements to business model

December 14, 2018
Conformis Inc. announced plans to improve its overall business model with a plan that includes prioritization of certain product development opportunities, cost…
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FDA releases final rule on classification, reclassification of medical devices

December 14, 2018
The FDA issued a final rule that implements modifications made by the FDA Safety and Innovation Act, as well as updates and clarifies the Part 860 regulations without…
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Comparison of Wide-Awake Local Anesthesia No Tourniquet With General Anesthesia With Tourniquet for Volar Plating of Distal Radius Fracture

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Online Advanced Release, December 13, 2018
Wide-awake local anesthesia no tourniquet (WALANT) is used for various hand surgeries, but there are no reports of its…
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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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Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting

Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting

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VIDEO: Presenter speaks about computerized adaptive testing PROMIS scores in hip fracture surgery

October 23, 2018
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