Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, which includes the latest news from CCJR, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians.

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VIDEO: Nam discusses patient-specific instrumentation

December 17, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — At the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, Denis Nam, MD, MSc, shared several take-home messages for…
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A look at appropriate handling of failed proximal femoral fracture fixation

December 16, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — During a session on hip fractures at the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, here, William J. Hozack
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Speaker: No single ideal treatment for periprosthetic hip fractures

December 15, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Management of periprosthetic fractures should be dealt with on a case by case basis, according to a presentation here…
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Multidisciplinary approach aids management of pathologic hip fracture due to metastatic disease

December 14, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — An isolated lesion discovered during diagnosis of a pathologic hip fracture should be treated as a primary tumor until proven…
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Dilute betadine lavage, correcting malnutrition among strategies cited to minimize risk of PJI

December 14, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — At the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, here, Craig J. Della Valle, MD, discussed techniques and…
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THA seen as a possibility for patients with neuromuscular disorders

December 13, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Although primary total hip arthroplasty was rarely performed in patients with neuromuscular disorders due to concerns about…
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Chronic suppression with oral antibiotics linked with better infection-free survivorship after PJI

December 12, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — An award-winning retrospective study presented here showed a significantly higher 5-year infection-free prosthetic survival…
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Study supports use of mobile compression devices as VTE prophylaxis after TJA

December 11, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Findings presented at the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting indicated that the use of mobile pneumatic…
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Spinal stenosis, time of day for surgery linked with motor nerve palsy after THA

December 11, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Research presented here highlighted patient and surgeon factors associated with the development of motor nerve palsy after…
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Joint registry data highlight timing and causes of failure, opportunities for solutions

December 11, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — In a presentation at the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement Winter Meeting, Daniel J. Berry, MD, highlighted observations…