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Fewer sessions of home health care physical therapy linked with worse recovery after TKA

Fewer sessions of home health care physical therapy linked with worse recovery after TKA
November 15, 2018
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What approaches would help close the gap in orthopedic care provided in rural areas?

Orthopedics Today, November 2018
I have been privileged to practice in the rural Mountain States for the entirety of my 18-year career. I practiced for a little more than 1 year in a “big…
Practice Management Improvement Strategies

Take a bite out of the no-show rate

Orthopedics Today, November 2018
Karen Zupko
More than half of the orthopedic practices that responded to the KarenZupko & Associates Inc. 2018 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons coding and reimbursement…
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Richard H. Rothman, MD, PhD: Leadership, mentorship legacy lives forever

Orthopedics Today, November 2018
Anthony A. Romeo, MD
Orthopedics lost a preeminent leader when Richard H. Rothman, MD, PhD, died on Oct. 21. He was one of the most well-known surgeons in the world, frequently invited to…
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Orthopedic care in the rural setting means the doctor is in

Orthopedics Today, November 2018
Access to health care, let alone orthopedic care, may be hard-won in a rural setting where there is a shortage of physicians and limited options for patients in terms of…
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Age Alone Does Not Predict Complications, Length of Stay, and Cost for Patients Older Than 90 Years With Hip Fractures

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, November 14, 2018
The purpose of this study was to analyze the perioperative complication rate and inpatient hospitalization costs…
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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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American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: AAHKS president speaks about association’s accomplishments, outpatient TKA

November 7, 2018
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