American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: A look at hip arthroscopy failure with acetabular displasia

January 18, 2016
DALLAS — At the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, Jacob A. Haynes, MD, discussed a study on hip arthroscopy…
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VIDEO: A look at item response theory and knee function

January 11, 2016
DALLAS — At the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, Barbara L. Gandek, PhD, discussed a study on item response…
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VIDEO: Bozic talks quality metrics used in hospital evaluation

January 5, 2016
DALLAS — At the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, Kevin Bozic, MD, MBA, shared highlights from his presentation on…
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VIDEO: An outcome-based comparison of kinematic and mechanical alignment in TKA

December 2, 2015
DALLAS — At the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, Simon W. Young, MBChB, FRACS, talked about a study comparing…
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Independent exercise and PT likely produce similar results after THA

November 9, 2015
DALLAS — According to research presented here at the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, prescribed exercise programs…
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Low longterm wear observed with multiple sized femoral heads using HXLPE in THA

November 9, 2015
DALLAS — Femoral heads treated with highly cross-linked polyethylene showed low wear during long-term follow-up, according to a presentation…
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Hemoglobin reduction, total blood loss similar between oral and intravenous TXA use in primary TKA

November 8, 2015
DALLAS — Data presented here at the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting indicated both hemoglobin reduction and total…
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Conversion, revision THA likely require similar resource allocation

November 7, 2015
DALLAS — According to research presented here at the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, conversion total hip…
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Differing pain control methods may offer similar outcomes in patients after unilateral TKA

November 7, 2015
DALLAS — No significant differences in pain scores and mean morphine equivalent consumption were observed among patients who received either an…
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Dual mobility revision of failed MoM THA offers fewer early complications than acetabular revision

November 7, 2015
DALLAS — According to a presentation given here at the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, dual mobility revision of…