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Use of hyaluronic acid for knee OA may yield cost savings

Use of hyaluronic acid for knee OA may yield cost savings
July 20, 2018
In the Journals

Preoperative opioid use correlated with increased revision, readmission rates after TKA, THA

July 19, 2018
A correlation was seen between preoperative opioid use and significantly increased risks of early revision and 30-day readmission after patients underwent total knee…
In the Journals

Uncemented tantalum monoblock tibial fixation yielded satisfactory outcomes at 10 years

July 17, 2018
Results published in The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery showed use of uncemented porous tantalum monoblock tibial components in patients younger than 60 years of age…

Higher risk for surgical complications reported with outpatient vs inpatient TKA

Orthopedics Today, July 2018
Patients who underwent outpatient total knee arthroplasty showed a slightly higher risk for perioperative surgical complications that was statistically significant in…
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Feature Article

Preoperative Vitamin D Deficiency Is Associated With Higher Postoperative Complication Rates in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, April 30, 2018
The purpose of this study was to determine the relative incidence of postoperative complications in 25-hydroxyvitamin D…
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CME

Protocol-Based Arthroplasty: Less Is More: October 2015

Total joint arthroplasty is a successful orthopedic procedure that is performed in high volume in the United States and…
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American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Presenter speaks to Joint Awareness Day

April 5, 2018
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