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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Simulation training may supplement clinical learning for residents, fellows

January 9, 2019
ORLANDO — Use of simulation training may supplement clinical learning and decrease the learning curve for residents and fellows in training…
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VIDEO: Speaker discusses differences between BPCIA, CJR payment bundles

January 2, 2019
ORLANDO — At the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, Mary I. O’Connor, MD, spoke about the differences between the…
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VIDEO: Highly crosslinked polyethylene bearings for THA effective after long-term follow-up

December 31, 2018
ORLANDO — At the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, Jeffrey B. Stambough, MD, discussed a study that looked at long-term…
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Tranexamic acid safe, effective for use in TJA

December 21, 2018
ORLANDO — Since its introduction in orthopedics, tranexamic acid has been found to be a safe, effective and inexpensive way to decrease blood…
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VIDEO: Improved satisfaction seen in patients who underwent custom patient-specific TKA

December 19, 2018
ORLANDO — At the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, Mary I. O’Connor, MD, spoke about the benefits of custom…
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Uncemented short stems restore hip biomechanics, help preserve bone

December 16, 2018
ORLANDO —Some of the properties of uncemented type 2B short hip stems — stems with an oval shape and longitudinal ribs that resist…
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Patients gained added range of motion after lateral partial knee replacement

December 15, 2018
ORLANDO — Lateral unicompartmental knee replacement, when used in patients who meet certain key indications, such as having isolated lateral…
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High revision surgery success rates reported with jumbo acetabular cups

December 15, 2018
ORLANDO — Although there are some issues to consider when implanting cementless jumbo acetabular cups, a presenter at the Current Concepts in…
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Enhanced THA planning may achieve better hip stability than dual-mobility prostheses

December 14, 2018
ORLANDO — Despite the increased use of dual-mobility hip designs in the United States and their solid track record of use in Europe, a…
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Approach, fixation contribute to success of THR to treat displaced femoral neck fractures

December 14, 2018
ORLANDO — The two main options for treating displaced femoral neck fractures are hemiarthroplasty and total hip replacement which, among older…

Meeting Calendar

CCJR Winter Meeting

December 12, 2018 - December 15, 2018