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Prescription protocols may reduce mean oral morphine equivalents given by residents, interns

Prescription protocols may reduce mean oral morphine equivalents given by residents, interns
September 21, 2018
In the Journals

Patients with FAI, borderline dysplasia may have higher risk of Outerbridge chondral damage

September 21, 2018
Compared with patients with non-borderline dysplastic hips, results showed patients with femoroacetabular impingement and borderline dysplasia had a higher risk of…

Medtronic acquires Mazor Robotics

September 21, 2018
Medtronic plc announced it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Mazor Robotics. Medtronic will acquire all outstanding ordinary shares of Mazor Robotics…
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Surgical fixation not necessary for concomitant distal ulna fracture during ORIF of distal radius fracture

September 20, 2018
BOSTON — High rates of healing and similar range of motion were seen in cases of distal radius fracture treated with open reduction and internal fixation and…
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…
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Preoperative Hypoalbuminemia Predicts Poor Short-term Outcomes for Hip Fracture Surgery

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, September 18, 2018
Hip fractures are common in elderly patients, and which surgical modality to pursue is often debated. Malnutrition…
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CME

Unipolar Versus Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty for Displaced Femoral Neck Fractures in Elderly Patients: November 2015

Hip replacement using hemiarthroplasty (HA) is a common surgical procedure in elderly patients with femoral neck…
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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: Parvizi discusses hot topics of International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection

July 27, 2018
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