Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting

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Computer-assisted models useful in treatment of FAI

May 12, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Computer-assisted model are becoming more useful and more accurate in the treatment of patients with femoroacetabular…
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Allografts can produce good outcomes in ACL repair for young patients

May 9, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. —Allografts can produce good clinical outcomes and a low failure rate in young, active patients who undergo ACL reconstruction…
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Higher complication rates seen with multiligament PCL procedures than isolated reconstruction

May 7, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — A retrospective review of young military patients who underwent PCL reconstruction that was presented here at the Arthroscopy…
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Study: No risk factors found for recurring shoulder instability in young athletes

May 6, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Adolescent athletes had no identifiable risk factors for recurring shoulder instability following an initial stabilization…
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Promising mid-term results seen for arthroscopic subdeltoid transfer of the long head of biceps tendon

May 2, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Researchers discovered good to excellent results at mid-term follow-up in nearly 90% of patients who underwent arthroscopic…
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Speaker: Most patients with instability do not have additional surgery after Bankart repair

May 2, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Despite glenohumeral instability recurrence after Bankart repair, most patients do not undergo additional fixation…
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Time to surgery is significant predictor of more procedures after pediatric ACL repair

May 2, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — A delay in surgery greater than 3 months was found to be the only predictive factor of the need for an additional procedure…
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Intra-articular cortisone injection provides little pain relief in patients with FAI

May 1, 2013
SAN ANTONIO — Researchers found no significant pain reduction in most patients at 14 days after intraarticular injection of cortisone for…
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Intra-articular cortisone injection provides little pain relief in patients with FAI

Orthopedics Today, May 2013
SAN ANTONIO — Researchers found no significant pain reduction in most patients at 14 days after intraarticular injection of cortisone for…
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Study: Re-revision arthroscopic rotator cuff repair may not be cost effective

Orthopedics Today, May 2013
SAN ANTONIO — Re-repair of the rotator cuff after arthroscopic surgery or re-revision for failure of arthroscopic rotator cuff surgery is…