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Risk stratification will drive decline in VTE rates in orthopedic patients

Risk stratification will drive decline in VTE rates in orthopedic patients
July 17, 2019
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Preoperative antibiotic allergy testing may support safe cefazolin use in TJA

July 9, 2019
Preoperative antibiotic allergy testing may improve safe cefazolin usage, which may lead to lower periprosthetic joint infection rates, according to results presented at…
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Modular stem hip system yields low survivorship after THA

July 9, 2019
Using a modular stem hip system for primary total hip arthroplasty procedures resulted in a low survivorship rate at a minimum of 5 years, according to a recent study. …
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Scientific awards winners at EFORT Congress selected from high-quality abstracts

Orthopaedics Today Europe, July 2019
A congress is always as good as its presentations. In this regard, the EFORT Congress can always rely on the experts from Europe and worldwide. The EFORT Congress…
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Efficacy and Cost-effectiveness of Topical Vancomycin Powder in Primary Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, March 27, 2019
Topical vancomycin has been shown to effectively reduce infections after spinal surgery while remaining safe and…
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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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VIDEO: Patients may not achieve minimal clinically important improvements after THA

April 5, 2019
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