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Centinel Spine receives IDE approval for cervical total disc replacement devices

July 19, 2019
Pharmacology Consult

Nasal decolonization: potential mupirocin alternatives for SSI prevention

Infectious Disease News, July 2019
Jeff Brock, PharmD, MBA, BCPS-AQ ID
Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage is a proven risk factor for the development of staphylococcal surgical site infections, or SSIs. S. aureus infections are…
From OT Europe

Primary tendon repair superior to physiotherapy in long-term treatment of small-to-medium rotator cuff tears

July 19, 2019
According to a study with a 10-year follow-up, tendon repair yielded superior results compared with physiotherapy in the treatment of small- and medium-sized rotator…
In the Journals

1 in 4 early-middle-aged adults has osteopenia

July 19, 2019
More than 25% of early-middle-aged adults had osteopenia in their neck, according to findings recently published in the Journal of the American Osteopathic
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CMS proposes to cover acupuncture for low back pain

July 18, 2019
CMS announced in a press release that it has proposed to cover acupuncture as a possible alternative treatment to opioid use for Medicare beneficiaries with chronic low…
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Case Report

Patellar Osteonecrosis Following Knee Arthroscopy

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, July 3, 2019
Patellar osteonecrosis is a rare condition, although knee osteonecrosis has been described in the arthroplasty…
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CME

Virtual RA Forum®: Applying Recent Advances to Improve Quality Care

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Pfizer, Inc.

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a progressive and painful systemic inflammatory disease that preferentially attacks the…
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American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

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Patients not receiving needed treatments a 'crisis in osteoporosis'

June 5, 2019
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