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.

THINK Surgical to collaborate with United Orthopedic Corporation on knee replacement

March 15, 2019
THINK Surgical Inc. and United Orthopedic Corporation announced a collaboration aimed at enabling enhanced precision and providing a better fit in…

Wright Medical Group highlights innovations in orthopedics at the AAOS Annual Meeting

March 15, 2019
Wright Medical Group N.V. announced it will highlight recent innovations at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2019 Annual Meeting…
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Most negative online reviews involve nonclinical concerns

March 15, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Results presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting showed most negative online reviews of surgeons…
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VIDEO: Neuromusculoskeletal stimulation improves quadriceps function after TKA

March 15, 2019
LAS VEGAS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Gary S. Calabrese, PT, DPT, senior director of
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Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD, receives Orthopedics Lifetime Achievement Award

March 15, 2019
LAS VEGAS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, SLACK Incorporated announced Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD, of…
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Paving a new path: Kristy Weber, MD, becomes AAOS president

March 15, 2019
At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Kristy L. Weber, MD, became the first female president of the organization’s…

Zimmer Biomet debuts latest commercial offerings at the AAOS Annual Meeting

March 15, 2019
Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. announced its latest commercial offerings and next generation of technological innovations at the American Academy of…
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Reduction of fragments, distal radioulnar joint improves distal radius fracture volar plating results

March 15, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Reducing a distal radius fracture by fixing it with a volar plate can be optimized by keeping in mind concepts, like accuracy of…
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Speaker: Recent changes in TJA pain management offer some key advantages

March 15, 2019
LAS VEGAS — The recent addition of peri-articular injections, adductor canal blocks and continuous infusion pumps to the pain management…
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VIDEO: Presenter discusses management of vertebral fractures caused by spinal metastases

March 15, 2019
LAS VEGAS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Joseph H. Schwab, MD, spoke about the management of vertebral…