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BLOG: 31-year-old who developed an acute viral infection as a child

October 23, 2019
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Negative pressure wound therapy may increase deep infection rate

October 2, 2019
DENVER — Patients managed with negative pressure wound therapy for severe open fracture wounds experienced lower physical quality of life scores and higher odds of…
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Patients who undergo isolated fibular sesamoidectomy report long-term pain relief

September 14, 2019
CHICAGO — At long-term follow-up, patients with sesamoiditis, fracture, nonunion, osteonecrosis and arthritis who underwent isolated fibular sesamoidectomy…
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VIDEO: Concomitant corticosteroid injections may increase infection risk in hand procedures

September 10, 2019
LAS VEGAS — At the American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting, Kevin F. Lutsky, MD, discussed a study that looked at the rate of surgical site…
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Outcomes of Prophylactic Negative Pressure Wound Therapy in Knee Arthroplasty

Orthopedics, November/December 2018, Volume 41 Issue 6
Negative pressure wound therapy is becoming more commonly used to prevent wound complications in joint arthroplasty…
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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: Concomitant corticosteroid injections may increase infection risk in hand procedures

September 10, 2019
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