American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

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Meeting News

Similar pain control with adductor canal, femoral nerve blocks for ACL reconstruction

July 14, 2019
BOSTON — Patients who undergo ACL reconstruction with an adductor canal nerve block have similar perioperative pain control and narcotic…
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Repaired meniscal injury, age among risk factors for opioid use after ACL reconstruction

July 13, 2019
BOSTON — Among the strongest risk factors for opioid use after ACL reconstruction are preoperative opioid use, non-sports related injury…
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More cartilage, meniscus injury with delayed reconstruction of multiligament knee injuries

July 13, 2019
BOSTON — A 6-week or more delay in the surgical reconstruction of multiligament knee injuries is associated with increased cartilage and…
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Large percentage of athletes fail to meet return-to-sport criteria after Latarjet

July 12, 2019
BOSTON — A large percentage of athletes fail to return to full baseline strength and range of motion 6 months after Latarjet procedure…
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Better outcomes for arthroscopic repair vs observation for patients with meniscal root tears

July 12, 2019
BOSTON — Patients who undergo all-inside arthroscopic repair for posterior meniscal root tears have improved clinical outcomes compared with…
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Platelet-rich plasma has isolated protective effect on meniscus repair failure risk

July 12, 2019
BOSTON — Intraoperative platelet-rich plasma was shown to have a protective effect on isolated meniscus repair failure risk, and there is…
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ACL registry linked with reduced use of high-risk grafts

July 26, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Use of information from an ACL registry positively influenced patient care by providing feedback to surgeons and decreased use of…
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Study: First-time anterior shoulder instability event contributes to glenoid bone loss in athletes

July 20, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Athletes had 6.8% glenoid bone loss after a first-time anterior shoulder instability event, with 22.8% glenoid bone loss seen after…
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Arthroscopic anterior shoulder stabilization yielded high rate of return to sport

July 12, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Young athletes who underwent arthroscopic anterior shoulder stabilization surgery for shoulder instability had a low reoperation…
Meeting NewsPerspective

Patients with government insurance had longer wait times for ACL reconstruction

July 12, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Pediatric patients with an ACL injury who had commercial health insurance underwent reconstruction surgery sooner than patients…

Meeting Calendar

American Orthoapedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

July 11, 2019 - July 14, 2019