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NIH primary supporter of systematic reviews behind USPSTF recommendations

NIH primary supporter of systematic reviews behind USPSTF recommendations
May 24, 2018
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Anabolic agents, sequential monotherapy ideal for high-risk patients with osteoporosis

May 24, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — Among previously untreated patients with osteoporosis who are at high risk for fracture, proactive therapy with anabolic agents, followed by…
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Alpha defensin lateral flow test yielded high specificity, limited sensitivity for PJI

May 24, 2018
Although use of the alpha defensin lateral flow test was rapid and highly specific for diagnosing periprosthetic joint infection, results published in The Journal of

Proper IV self-infusion may reduce infection risk in patients with hemophilia

May 24, 2018
Educating patients with hemophilia on the proper use of IV self-infusion may significantly reduce the risk of periprosthetic joint infection after joint replacement…
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Anxiety levels may predict fracture risk in postmenopausal women

May 24, 2018
Among postmenopausal women with osteoporosis, higher anxiety levels increased risk for bone fracture, according to findings published in Menopause. “Previous…
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Nerve Traction Injury After Subacute Revision External Fixation of a Tibial Plateau Fracture

Orthopedics, May/June 2018, Volume 41 Issue 3
Nerve traction injuries are common clinical entities that can be confused with nerve palsies secondary to alternate…
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Protocol-Based Arthroplasty: Less Is More: October 2015

Total joint arthroplasty is a successful orthopedic procedure that is performed in high volume in the United States and…
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VIDEO: Presenters said antibiotic-eluting ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene yielded promising results for infection treatment

April 13, 2018
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