Orthopaedics Today Europe


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ORTHOPAEDICS TODAY EUROPE is the official newspaper of EFORT.


Time to start including patients more in the delivery and evaluation of health care

Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD

Aarhus University Hospital’s orthopaedic clinic a leader in Denmark

Large scale study explores epidemiology of injuries associated with anterior glenohumeral dislocations

Ten-year survival of resurfacing matches cemented THA for men in regional database

Giving an antithrombotic agent the night after spine surgery appears safe, effective

OTE200 Survey: Patient-reported outcomes

Norwegian register shows inferior 2-year results for computer-navigated TKR

Multicenter study addresses complication rates with instrumented MIS spine surgery

Cover Story

European orthopaedic community steps up its adoption of patient-based outcomes

In the Journals

Better function, but 30% reoperation rate seen with plating humeral fractures in elderly patients

Comparable results seen with exercise only vs. exercise and arthroscopy in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome

Metal-on-metal hip resurfacing yields component wear rates similar to modular THR

Italian population-based study shows ‘high’ rate of VTE after hip, knee replacement

Meeting News Coverage

Low dose tranexamic acid reduces blood loss, transfusions in AIS surgery

Study: Biocompatible scaffold delivers agents to grow bone and fight infection

Tranexamic acid reduced blood loss, transfusion rates in primary total hip replacement

Hyaluronic acid membrane helps restore shoulder function in early glenohumeral arthritis