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Anterolateral ligament, ACL reconstruction may provide better outcomes than ACL reconstruction alone

May 3, 2019
ORLANDO — Combined anterolateral ligament and ACL reconstruction may provide lower reoperation and re-rupture rates compared with ACL…
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Injury factors, surgical timing important in treatment of knee dislocations

May 3, 2019
ORLANDO — In a presentation at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting, Bruce A. Levy, MD, noted the importance of…
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Modern techniques may improve outcomes after arthroscopic Bankart repair

May 3, 2019
ORLANDO — At the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting, Richard K. N. Ryu, MD, discussed the use of modern techniques that…
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Open Latarjet may lead to better outcomes vs arthroscopic Latarjet

May 3, 2019
ORLANDO — In a presentation at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting, Hannan Mullett, MCh, FRCSI
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Prepare for the Medical Device Regulations Session

Orthopaedics Today Europe, May 2019
EFORT believes that robust regulation to ensure a supply of safe devices and to monitor the introduction and use of devices in practice is essential…
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Overview of EFORT Congress on registries and impact on practice

Orthopaedics Today Europe, May 2019
EFORT is celebrating its 20th anniversary Congress in Lisbon from 5 to 7 June 2019. For this special occasion, the scientific program revolves around…
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Joint Workshop on Medical Device Registries: Providing evidence for regulators

Orthopaedics Today Europe, May 2019
In light of the importance of medical device registries, a series of other related events are organized in the near future, one of which is a joint…
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EFORT webinar: Patellofemoral Instability in Children

Orthopaedics Today Europe, May 2019
The May EFORT webinar is approaching fast. The webinar entitled Patellofemoral Instability in Children is organized by the EFORT Orthopaedic…
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EFORT Open Reviews: A round-up of recently published articles

Orthopaedics Today Europe, May 2019
EFORT Open Reviews is the new open access journal from EFORT and Bone & Joint Publishing. All articles are free to read online with no…
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Better the devil you know: Overview of opioids in postoperative pain management

Orthopaedics Today Europe, May 2019
This article is part of an ongoing series to raise awareness of a broad set of topics that impact orthopaedic practice to broaden the collaborative
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Congress goes paperless and information about the EFORT Plaza

Orthopaedics Today Europe, May 2019
For the first time, a printed program for the EFORT Congress will no longer be available. Attendees will have access to the entire program through…
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Prevention remains the ‘holy grail’ for RA, and closer than ever

May 2, 2019
DESTIN, Fla. — Although early detection of
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Use patient-specific acetabular component safe zones for hip replacement

May 2, 2019
Sagittal-pelvic mobility is highly variable in populations of patients with osteoarthritis who are scheduled to undergo total hip replacement. For
In the Journals

Physical function, pain interference tests may be reliable, valid for subacromial impingement syndrome

May 2, 2019
Results published in The Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery showed the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System physical function…
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Reverse shoulder arthroplasty for fracture sequelae had better results after conservative care vs ORIF

May 2, 2019
Results showed reverse shoulder arthroplasty yielded better outcomes and fewer complications among patients who developed proximal humeral fracture…
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Medicare spending on DMARDs 'increased dramatically' over 4 years

May 1, 2019
DESTIN, Fla. — The amount of Medicare spending for conventional DMARDs used to treat rheumatoid arthritis ballooned from $98 million in 2012 to…
Movers and Shakers

Rothman Orthopaedic Institute physicians appointed to medical society leadership roles

May 1, 2019
Rothman Orthopaedic Institute announced three of its physicians have been appointed to leadership positions in state medical societies. According to…
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VIDEO: Ascertaining patient’s social determinants takes some time

May 1, 2019
PHILADELPHIA – A physician should not feel that he or she has to expedite efforts to ferret out their entire patient panel’s social…
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BLOG: Considerations for patellofemoral joint preservation vs patellofemoral arthroplasty

May 1, 2019
by Sabrina Strickland, MD Many patients come into the office with complaints of anterior knee pain that they have had for years and when you look at…
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VIDEO: Transtibial pullout technique provides reproducible repair of meniscal root tears

April 30, 2019
Shown are the steps for completion of a transtibial pullout technique with a tensionable anchor for repair of meniscal root tears. The technique…