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Patients’ pre-TJA smoking quit rates improve with serum cotinine testing

Patients’ pre-TJA smoking quit rates improve with serum cotinine testing
November 15, 2018
Commentary

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…
Surgical Technique

Anterior approach to THA enables the procedure to be performed in ASCs

Orthopedics Today, November 2018
Nicholas H. Mast, MD
The anterior approach to total hip arthroplasty is creating a clinical shift among practitioners. According to some reports, about 20% of orthopedic surgeons who perform…
Meeting News

History, evaluation of taper corrosion discussed at AAHKS Annual Meeting

November 14, 2018
DALLAS — In a symposium at the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, several orthopedic surgeons discussed the history and prevalence of…
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Patient Perceptions of Home Health Care Services After Total Joint Replacement

Orthopedics, September/October 2018, Volume 41 Issue 5
Value-based payment programs have incentivized the reduction of many post-acute care services, including home health…
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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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VIDEO: Neurocognitive dysfunction prevalent in patients who undergo TJA

April 6, 2018
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