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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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…
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Speaker: Have a plan for obese patients who undergo TKA

December 14, 2018
ORLANDO — Orthopedic surgeons who perform joint reconstruction on patients who are obese should develop a plan to accomplish that goal in a way…
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VIDEO: Greenwald highlights course content from CCJR Winter Meeting

January 5, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — At the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, A. Seth Greenwald, DPhl (Oxon), summed up the course content from…
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Extensor mechanism management helps resolve post-TKR stiffness

January 2, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — Knee stiffness is a problem that joint replacement surgeons must address in patients prior to and after primary total knee…
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Manage osteolysis of the socket to stop bone loss, prevent loss of fixation

December 17, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. — In 2017, osteolysis remains a concerning complication of total hip replacement on the acetabular side. A presenter at the…