Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from CCJR, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

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Proximal femoral deformities may not need to be addressed in THA

January 9, 2020
ORLANDO — At the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, a presenter said proximal femoral deformities may not need to be…
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Better outcomes after TKA with articulating vs static spacers

January 7, 2020
ORLANDO — Use of an articulating spacer in patients with chronic periprosthetic joint infection undergoing primary total knee arthroplasty…
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Manipulation under anesthesia helps mitigate knee stiffness after TKA

January 2, 2020
ORLANDO — Eliminating knee swelling with elevation of the leg or a directed exercise program is a first step to managing knee stiff in a…
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VIDEO: Surgeons should advocate more for patients, public

December 26, 2019
ORLANDO — At the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, A. Seth Greenwald, DPhil (Oxon), said it is inportant to advocate to…
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VIDEO: Treatment for knee OA should be individualized

December 18, 2019
ORLANDO — At the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, Jay R. Lieberman, MD, spoke about guidelines for the treatment of knee…
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Cefazolin may be safe for patients with penicillin allergy

December 18, 2019
ORLANDO — Treatment with cefazolin may be safe in patients who report a penicillin allergy, may reduce the rate of infection and provide…
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Patient, surgical factors play role in outcomes of THA for acetabular fractures

December 17, 2019
ORLANDO — New data suggests using a systematic approach to recognize patients with acetabular fractures who would benefit from undergoing total…
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Multimodal pain management, limiting prescriptions can reduce opiate use after TKR

December 14, 2019
ORLANDO — Reducing opioid use is an ongoing concern despite that oral opiates remain an important component of pain management for some…
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All-polyethylene tibial implants are associated with reduced osteolysis, good survivorship

December 14, 2019
ORLANDO — A presenter at the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting made a case for using cemented all-polyethylene tibial…
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Selective patella resurfacing strategy for TKA may mitigate ‘catastrophic’ revision scenarios

December 14, 2019
ORLANDO — The key to a well-functioning patellofemoral articulation most likely is not whether the patella is resurfaced, but the…

Meeting Calendar

CCJR Winter Meeting

December 12, 2018 - December 15, 2018