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Tourniquet time linked with repaired Achilles tendon infection

Tourniquet time linked with repaired Achilles tendon infection
Orthopedics Today, January 2019

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Should metal hypersensitivity skin-patch testing be included in the usual preoperative total joint arthroplasty work-up?

Orthopedics Today, January 2019
I do not include metal sensitivity testing in the preoperative evaluation of patients undergoing total joint arthroplasty. Given the increased use of ceramic heads, most…
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Metal allergy: A clinical conundrum

Orthopedics Today, January 2019
Modifiable patient factors, such as BMI, vitamin D levels and diabetes, can be optimized preoperatively to reduce the risk of infection and other postoperative…
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EFORT webinar: Adverse reaction to implant materials

Orthopaedics Today Europe, January 2019
The next EFORT webinar is approaching and it is focused on adverse reaction to implant materials. It is organized by the EFORT Basic Research Education Group, which is…
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Atypical Mycobacterial Infections of the Upper Extremity

Orthopedics, May/June 2018, Volume 41 Issue 3
Atypical mycobacterial infections of upper extremity synovial-lined structures are often misdiagnosed and unrecognized…
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Ace the Case: 55-Year-Old Woman with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Presents with Concerns About Osteoporosis

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This educational activity will discuss the management of a 55-year-old, postmenopausal woman who presents for follow-up…
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VIDEO: Parvizi discusses hot topics of International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection

July 27, 2018
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