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VIDEO: Dejour says trochlear dysplasia should not be missed as factor for knee instability

August 16, 2017

TORONTO — At the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, David Dejour, MD, recommended the use of slice CT or MRI imaging to diagnose trochlear dysplasia. He said treatment options to treat trochlear dysplasia include trochleoplasty in combination with medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction. Dejour said trochlear dysplasia should not be missed because it is a key factor in knee instability.

In the Journals

Electrotherapy and acupuncture linked with decreased, delayed opioid use after TKA

August 16, 2017
Investigators found electrotherapy and acupuncture after total knee arthroplasty correlated with a decrease in and later use of opioids. Researchers performed a…
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CMS proposes rule to reduce number of mandatory participating areas in CJR model

August 16, 2017
CMS announced a proposed rule to reduce the number of mandatory geographic areas participating in the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s Comprehensive…
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Work interference, opioid use for pain among top reasons cited by patients for delaying TKA

August 9, 2017
Investigators found candidates for total knee arthroplasty who delayed surgery did so out of concerns about postoperative pain, opioid use for pain management and…
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Review Article

Diagnosis and Management of Traumatic Patellar Instability in the Pediatric Patient

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, June 6, 2017
Instability of the patella is a common cause of knee pain and dysfunction in pediatric and adolescent patients and can…
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Primary Care Practice: Advances in Chronic OA Management: Volume 1, Number 2

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Sanofi Biosurgery.

Osteoarthritis (OA) is a chronic, progressive and multifactorial disease characterized by degenerative and inflammatory…
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American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Iorio discusses modifiable risk factors, infection rates after TJA

April 3, 2017
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