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Similar efficacy seen for one-stage revision THR, two-stage revision THR for PJ

Similar efficacy seen for one-stage revision THR, two-stage revision THR for PJ
Orthopedics Today, May 2019

Read the Perspective from Jonathan M. Vigdorchik, MD

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Corticosteroid injection in the early postoperative period after knee arthroscopy increased infection risk

May 9, 2019
ORLANDO — Patients who received corticosteroid injection 2 to 4 weeks after simple knee arthroscopy procedures were associated with a higher rate of complications…
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Surgery without tourniquet may prove advantageous vs tourniquet use

May 6, 2019
Although tourniquet use during surgery has its advantages, presenters at a meeting noted in some cases it may do more harm than good.
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SSI infection rates differ by sex, procedures

April 30, 2019
A patient’s sex plays a factor in determining the likelihood of a surgical site infection, or SSI, and the sex-based risk varies based on the type of surgical…
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A Review of Novel Antibiotic Regimens for the Treatment of Orthopedic Infections

Orthopedics, November/December 2018, Volume 41 Issue 6
As a result of the increasing numbers of joint replacement surgeries and other implant-associated procedures performed…
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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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VIDEO: Gehrke discusses 2-year journey that led to International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection

August 2, 2018
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