American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from AAHKS, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: The effect of the Medicare 3-day rule on patients after THA

January 28, 2016
DALLAS — At the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, Victor Hugo Hernandez, MD, MSc, discussed a study the effect of…
Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Bozic talks reducing opioid use before TJA

January 21, 2016
DALLAS — At the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, Kevin Bozic, MD, MBA, discussed a study on reducing opioid use…
Meeting News CoverageVideo

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…
Meeting News CoverageVideo

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…
Meeting News CoverageVideo

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…
Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Perricelli on managing blood loss in TJA

December 14, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — In a presentation at the Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society Fall Scientific Meeting, Brett C. Perricelli, MD, discussed…
Meeting News CoverageFrom OT EuropeVideo

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…
Meeting News Coverage

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…
Meeting News Coverage

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…
Meeting News Coverage

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…