Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting, which includes the latest news from AANA, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians.

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Several radiographic risk factors linked to symptomatic posterior shoulder instability

April 15, 2016
BOSTON — Independent risk factors found among patients with posterior labral tears who developed symptomatic posterior shoulder instability…
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Pediatric patients experienced worse functional outcomes following revision ACL reconstruction

April 15, 2016
BOSTON — Compared with primary ACL reconstruction, pediatric patients who underwent revision ACL reconstruction experienced worse function…
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Objective, subjective data similar between patients with, without peripheral nondegenerative MMTs

April 28, 2015
LOS ANGELES — No differences were found in objective and subjective results between patients with peripheral nondegenerative medial meniscus…
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PRP may be superior to hyaluronic acid for improvement of pain, function in patients with OA

April 27, 2015
LOS ANGELES — Use of intra-articular platelet-rich plasma significantly improved pain and function in patients with osteoarthritis at 6 months…
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Older patients experience worse outcomes following hip arthroscopy for FAI

April 27, 2015
LOS ANGELES — Following hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement, patients older than 45 years of age had worse outcomes compared with…
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Arthroscopy improved functional scores among dysplastic hip morphologies

April 27, 2015
LOS ANGELES — Although patients with mild to borderline dysplastic hip morphologies experienced improved functional scores after arthroscopy…
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Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair effective in treatment of elderly patients

April 26, 2015
LOS ANGELES — Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair was a highly effective treatment in patients older than 70 years, according to results of a…
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Symptomatic FAI favorably treated with arthroscopy

April 25, 2015
LOS ANGELES — Symptomatic femoroacetabular impingement developed in adolescents through athletic activities can be treated favorably with…
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No significant association likely between preoperative antibiotics and deep, superficial infection

April 24, 2015
LOS ANGELES — No statistically significant association was found between preoperative antibiotic use and either deep or superficial infection…
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Tenodesis improves ASES scores in younger patients with rotator cuff tears larger than 4 cm

April 24, 2015
LOS ANGELES — Compared with tenotomy, tenodesis had nearly double the improvement in ASES score among younger patients with larger rotator cuff…