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Researchers discourage routine use of alpha defensin for clinical decision-making

Researchers discourage routine use of alpha defensin for clinical decision-making
February 10, 2020
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Aspirin clinically effective, safe for VTE prophylaxis after THR, TKR vs other anticoagulants

February 3, 2020
Aspirin was not statistically significantly different from other anticoagulants when used for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis after either total hip replacement or…
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Osocimab may reduce venous thromboembolism risk after unilateral knee arthroplasty

January 25, 2020
Published results showed certain preoperative and postoperative doses of osocimab used in patients undergoing unilateral knee arthroplasty met noninferiority and…
In the Journals

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

December 20, 2019
There was no difference in venous thromboembolism and wound drainage rates in a comparison of chemoprophylactic agents used in low-risk patients who underwent revision…
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Incidence and Characteristics of Osteoarticular Infections in Patients With Infective Endocarditis

Orthopedics, January/February 2020, Volume 43 Issue 1
Osteoarticular infections (OAIs) in the setting of infective endocarditis (IE) are uncommon. Although morbidity and…
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VIDEO: Presenter notes low 30-day morbidity, complication rates seen with joint preservation surgery

March 19, 2018
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