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Variability in elective spine surgery is high throughout Californian referral areas, study finds

Orthopedics Today, December 2011
CHICAGO — Elective spine surgery varies heavily between referral areas in California and is consistent with the variability found in other areas…
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Results of surgery for spondylotic myelopathy unaffected by diabetes, study finds

Orthopedics Today, December 2011
CHICAGO — Diabetes does not appear to impact the outcomes of surgery for patients undergoing treatment of symptomatic spondylotic myelopathy …
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Surgical site infection risk not decreased through continuing antibiotics for drain duration

November 8, 2011
CHICAGO — Surgical site infection rate is not decreased by continuing postoperative antibiotics for the duration of postoperative drain…