Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting

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Both allograft, autograft for MPFL reconstruction yielded low rates of repeat dislocation

May 22, 2017
DENVER — Patients who underwent medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction with either allograft or autograft had low risks of repeat…
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Low vitamin D levels associated with higher risk of muscle strain among elite-level football players

May 21, 2017
DENVER — Athletes in the National Football League Scouting Combine who had low vitamin D levels experienced a higher risk of lower extremity…
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Study: Fellowship-trained hand surgeons more likely to treat lateral epicondylitis with an open procedure

May 20, 2017
DENVER — Fellowship-trained hand surgeons were more likely to treat lateral epicondylitis with an open procedure compared with other specialty…
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Tenodesis, tenotomy showed favorable results in treatment of long head of biceps tendon lesions

May 20, 2017
DENVER — Results presented at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting showed favorable results with both tenodesis and…
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Stryker, AlloSource announce partnership to distribute biologics for sports medicine procedures

May 20, 2017
At the Arthroscopy Association of North American Annual Meeting, Stryker’s Sport Medicine business and AlloSource announced a collaboration to…
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Findings support early ACL reconstruction

May 19, 2017
DENVER — Results presented at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting pointed to better outcomes with early ACL…
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No deterioration in outcomes seen at midterm follow-up after arthroscopic primary ACL repair

May 19, 2017
DENVER — Results presented at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting showed patients with proximal tears and excellent…
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Treatment of shoulder instability with Latarjet procedure led to greater risk of reoperation

May 19, 2017
DENVER — Patients with an unstable shoulder who underwent Latarjet treatment had a greater risk of requiring a reoperation or developing…

Changes underway at AANA Annual Meeting

Orthopedics Today, May 2017
Attendees can expect changes to the scientific sessions and instructional courses at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting…
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VIDEO: No correlation seen between postoperative alpha angles and 5-year outcomes following hip arthroscopy

April 22, 2016
BOSTON — At the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting, Sanjeev Bhatia, MD, discussed a study which evaluated the importance…