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Revision TJA alone not linked with higher VTE, wound drainage rates

Revision TJA alone not linked with higher VTE, wound drainage rates
December 20, 2019
Perspective

PCR beneficial in diagnosing bone and joint infection

December 12, 2019
Data from a 4-year study conducted in one French facility suggest that PCR is a beneficial “add-on” to routine culture to diagnose patients with a suspected…
In the Journals

Similar infection rates found with incisional negative pressure and standard dressings for THA

December 9, 2019
According to study results, patients who underwent direct-anterior approach total hip arthroplasty and had incisional negative pressure dressings showed a surgical site…
From OT Europe

EFORT Open Reviews: A round-up of recently published articles

Orthopaedics Today Europe, December 2019
EFORT Open Reviews free to read is the new open access journal from EFORT and Bone & Joint Publishing. All articles are online with no subscription required. Have…
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Feature Article

Surgical Outcomes in Endoscopic Versus Open Bursectomy of the Septic Prepatellar or Olecranon Bursa

Orthopedics, July/August 2019, Volume 42 Issue 4
In this study, the authors investigated the viability of endoscopic bursectomy as a treatment for septic prepatellar…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Presenters said antibiotic-eluting ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene yielded promising results for infection treatment

April 13, 2018
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