Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting

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Retrograde transpubic screws for pelvic fractures had low complication rates

November 26, 2019
DENVER — In elderly patients with high energy or fragility fractures of the pelvis, use of retrograde transpubic screws may yield good clinical…

Posterolateral plating may be a viable treatment for distal tibia fractures

November 2, 2019
DENVER — Posterolateral plating is a viable alternative treatment for distal tibia fractures, according to results presented at the Orthopaedic…
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VIDEO: Pelvic packing reduces mortality rates after pelvic fractures

October 13, 2019
DENVER — At the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Joshua Parry, MD, spoke about a protocol at the Denver Health Medical Center…
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VIDEO: Orthopedic surgeons should be aware of ways to decrease radiation exposure

October 10, 2019
DENVER — At the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Lisa K. Cannada, MD, spoke about occupational hazards in medicine, specifically…
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VIDEO: Elderly patients should be mobilized early to reduce mortality risks

October 9, 2019
DENVER — At the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Richard Yoon, MD, spoke about fixation and revision strategies for…
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VIDEO: Promising results seen after nonoperative treatment of stable Weber B ankle fractures

October 7, 2019
DENVER — At the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Edward Rooney, MD, spoke about a midterm follow-up study on stable Weber B-type…
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VIDEO: Early weight-bearing after distal femur fractures may be tolerated by elderly patients

October 4, 2019
DENVER —At the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Lisa K. Cannada, MD, spoke about early weight-bearing after distal femur…
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Delayed irrigation, debridement did not independently yield higher reoperation risk

October 3, 2019
DENVER — Delayed irrigation and debridement did not independently increase the risk of unplanned reoperation for infection or wound-related…
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Negative pressure wound therapy may increase deep infection rate

October 2, 2019
DENVER — Patients managed with negative pressure wound therapy for severe open fracture wounds experienced lower physical quality of life…
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VIDEO: Local antibiotics may provide long-term infection prevention in orthopedic trauma

September 30, 2019
DENVER — At the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, William T. Obremskey, MD, spoke about the use of local antibiotics in…

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Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting

October 17, 2018 - October 20, 2018