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Nasal decolonization: potential mupirocin alternatives for SSI prevention

Nasal decolonization: potential mupirocin alternatives for SSI prevention
Infectious Disease News, July 2019
Jeff Brock, PharmD, MBA, BCPS-AQ ID
Meeting News

Risk stratification will drive decline in VTE rates in orthopedic patients

July 17, 2019
LISBON, Portugal — Being better able to predict which patients need thromboprophylaxis following hip and knee arthroplasty is the way forward to reduce the…
In the Journals

Rapid musculoskeletal diagnostic panel could improve care of children

July 10, 2019
Findings from a retrospective analysis suggested that the use of a rapid musculoskeletal diagnostic panel, or MDP, could have shortened the time it took to identify the…
Perspective

Researchers push for revision of IDSA diabetic foot infection classification

June 28, 2019
Researchers suggested that diabetic foot osteomyelitis — which results in worse outcomes compared with soft tissue infections — should be separated into its…
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Feature Article

Projected Medicare Savings Associated With Lowering the Risk of Total Hip Arthroplasty Revision: An Administrative Claims Data Analysis

Orthopedics, January/February 2019, Volume 42 Issue 1
In the United States, demand for total hip arthroplasty (THA) and THA revision procedures are increasing due to an…
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CME

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: Presenter notes low 30-day morbidity, complication rates seen with joint preservation surgery

March 19, 2018
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