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Patients who undergo isolated fibular sesamoidectomy report long-term pain relief

Patients who undergo isolated fibular sesamoidectomy report long-term pain relief
September 14, 2019
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VIDEO: Concomitant corticosteroid injections may increase infection risk in hand procedures

September 10, 2019
LAS VEGAS — At the American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting, Kevin F. Lutsky, MD, discussed a study that looked at the rate of surgical site…
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Corticosteroid injection prior to carpal tunnel release increased infection risk

September 7, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Patients who received a corticosteroid injection within 1 year preoperatively of carpal tunnel release had an increased risk of surgical site…
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Alpha-defensin lateral flow test yielded excellent sensitivity, specificity for PJI

September 4, 2019
NEW YORK — The alpha-defensin lateral flow test yielded excellent sensitivity and specificity for periprosthetic joint infection and had a similar diagnostic…
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Albumin Versus American Society of Anesthesiologists Score: Which Is More Predictive of Complications Following Total Joint Arthroplasty?

Orthopedics, November/December 2018, Volume 41 Issue 6
Malnutrition is not uncommon in arthroplasty patients, and hypoalbuminemia has been shown to be predictive of…
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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: Biomarkers, next generation sequencing may help solve problem of PJI

June 25, 2019
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