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Study links older age, female gender as predictors of conversion to TKA after high tibial osteotomy

March 23, 2019

David S. Hungerford, MD, total joint surgeon and humanitarian, dies at 80 years old

March 22, 2019
David S. Hungerford, MD, founding member of The Knee Society and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, died at the age of 80 years on March 2, 2019. A…
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Patients with insulin-dependent diabetes had increased risk of postoperative hyperglycemia

March 20, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Patients with insulin-dependent diabetes had an increased risk of postoperative hyperglycemia compared with patients with diabetes who were not…
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VIDEO: Orthopedic surgeons should consider antibiotic bone cement for patients with diabetes who undergo TKA

March 18, 2019
LAS VEGAS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Robert S. Namba, MD, spoke about the use of antibiotic bone cement for total knee…
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Classic Markers for Infection Perform Poorly in Predicting Residual Infection Prior to Reimplantation

Orthopedics, January/February 2019, Volume 42 Issue 1
Two-stage exchange arthroplasty remains the treatment of choice for chronic periprosthetic joint infections. This…
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Ace the Case: 55-Year-Old Woman with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Presents with Concerns About Osteoporosis

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This educational activity will discuss the management of a 55-year-old, postmenopausal woman who presents for follow-up…
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VIDEO: Presenters discuss upcoming drug trial of treatment for PJI with local antibiotic irrigation

March 14, 2019
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