American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

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

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VIDEO: ACDF, cervical disc arthroplasty seen as effective, cost-effective in patients with degenerative discs

March 23, 2018
NEW ORLEANSAt the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Samuel Cho, MD, spoke about a study that compared the 7-year…
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VIDEO: Presenter discusses algorithm used to assess mortality risk in middle-aged, geriatric trauma patients

March 22, 2018
NEW ORLEANS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Sanjit R. Konda, MD, discussed a study that looked at whether…
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Most patients who require revision TJA return to the same hospital

March 22, 2018
NEW ORLEANS— When total joint arthroplasty is performed at a larger hospital, most patients who require revision surgery within the first…
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VIDEO: Presenter said prevention protocol reduces infection rate in high-risk TJA patients

March 21, 2018
NEW ORLEANS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Richard Iorio, MD, spoke about a study that evaluated the use of…
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VIDEO: Presenter discusses latest innovations from Stryker

March 20, 2018
NEW ORLEANS At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Stuart Simpson, spoke about the latest innovations Stryker…
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VIDEO: Presenter notes low 30-day morbidity, complication rates seen with joint preservation surgery

March 19, 2018
NEW ORLEANSAt the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Pablo G. Castañeda, MD, discussed a study that compared…
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VIDEO: Presenter discusses use of MRI in patients with osteochondritis dissecans of the capitellum

March 15, 2018
NEW ORLEANS At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Luke S. Oh, MD, discussed a study that looked at interobserver…
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VIDEO: Use of virtual planning to perform surgery for a deformity of the glenoid socket

March 14, 2018
NEW ORLEANSAt the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Jon J.P. Warner, MD, discussed how he used virtual planning to…
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VIDEO: Overlapping surgery in hip and knee arthroplasty was found to be a safe practice

March 13, 2018
NEW ORLEANS At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, William G. Hamilton, MD, said running overlapping rooms did not…
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Nonoperative instability severity index score identified to predict shoulder failure in high school athletes

March 12, 2018
NEW ORLEANS — Use of the nonoperative instability severity index showed high school athletes with anterior shoulder instability and specific…