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DePuy Synthes launches new suture for rotator cuff surgery

July 21, 2018

Pfizer, Eli Lilly and Company announce positive outcomes with OA treatment

July 20, 2018
Pfizer Inc. and Eli Lilly and Company announced that a 16-week phase 3 study showed patients with osteoarthritis who received two doses of tanezumab, an investigational…
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Osteoporosis drug initiation rate continues to decline, raising fracture risk

July 20, 2018
The rate of osteoporosis medication initiation for older adults hospitalized for hip fracture has fallen steadily during the past decade, according to an insurance…
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Study: First-time anterior shoulder instability event contributes to glenoid bone loss in athletes

July 20, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Athletes had 6.8% glenoid bone loss after a first-time anterior shoulder instability event, with 22.8% glenoid bone loss seen after recurrent…
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Use of hyaluronic acid for knee OA may yield cost savings

July 20, 2018
BARCELONA, Spain — Use of hyaluronic acid as conservative treatment for patients with knee osteoarthritis had a potential cost savings of $1.5 billion, according…
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Comparison of Coronal Prosthetic Alignment After Total Knee Arthroplasty Using 3 Computer-Assisted Navigation Systems

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Online Advanced Release, July 16, 2018
Recent advances in surgical tools such as navigation systems have contributed to accurate implantation in total knee…
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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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American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Synthetic implant for great toe arthritis linked with ‘excellent’ results after 5.8 years

July 15, 2018
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