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Costs quadruple when SSIs develop after hip, knee replacements

September 15, 2018
In the Journals

Multidisciplinary approach using EMR may decrease hypotension, AKI rates after total joint arthroplasty

September 13, 2018
Hypotension and acute kidney injury rates significantly decreased after the implementation of an electronic medical record protocol which included preoperative risk…
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Older men with symptomatic, radiographic knee OA at greater risk for injurious falls

September 12, 2018
Symptomatic, radiographic knee osteoarthritis is independently associated with an increased risk for medically-treated injurious falls among older men, but not women…
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SSIs following hip, knee replacements will increase by 14% if HHS goal not met

September 10, 2018
Unless rates are reduced, researchers predict that surgical site infections following knee and hip arthroplasties will increase by 14% between 2020 and 2030 in the…
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Patient Perceptions of Home Health Care Services After Total Joint Replacement

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, September 5, 2018
Value-based payment programs have incentivized the reduction of many post-acute care services, including home health…
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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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VIDEO: DePuy Synthes revision knee system offers kinematic benefits with optimized rollback, stability

June 12, 2018
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