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TKA component malrotation may not affect function, quality of life

July 21, 2019
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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…

Synthetic mesh extensor mechanism reconstruction after TKA can yield good functional outcomes

July 16, 2019
James A. Browne, MD, discussed treatment options for extensor mechanism disruption following total knee arthroplasty and factors that may lead to failure. He said the…
In the Journals

Patient-specific instrumentation may not improve femoral component rotation in TKA

July 10, 2019
Use of patient-specific instrumentation during total knee arthroplasty did not improve the accuracy of femoral component rotation compared with conventional…
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Analysis of Retrieved Unicompartmental Knee Implants and Tissue: Third-Body Wear as a Potential Contributor to Progression of Arthritis to Adjacent Compartments

Orthopedics, May/June 2019, Volume 42 Issue 3
Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) for the treatment of single-compartment osteoarthritis has been associated…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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VIDEO: Orthopedic trauma patients were prescribed more opioids than TJA patients

March 13, 2019
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