Orthopaedics Today Europe

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ORTHOPAEDICS TODAY EUROPE is the official newspaper of EFORT.

Commentary

Global time-out may calm maelstrom of metal-on-metal THR

Tribology Day symposium to address large diameter heads and new implant designs

PROMs data show no difference in TKR and UKR outcomes 6 months postoperatively

Lauge Hansen classification helps diagnose pronation-abduction, pronation-eversion ankle fractures

No greater risk of PE for untreated varicose veins prior to either THA or TKA

OTE200: Traumatology specialty

Platelet concentrate united most long bone fractures at 12 weeks, study finds

OTE200: Hyaluronic acid

Randomized trial: Weekly soccer warm-ups significantly reduced ACL injuries in girls

Score helps predict mortality risk in first year after intracapsular hip fracture

Similar short-term results for uncemented large diameter head and cemented THA

Some knee surgeons find patient-specific instruments useful, but still too costly

Study identifies risk factors for revision of autologous chondrocyte implantation

Cover Story

At issue: Unification of orthopaedic surgery and trauma departments in Europe

In the Journals

Study compares corticosteroid injection, physiotherapy treatments for mild trigger fingers

Meeting News Coverage

British researchers find patellofemoral joint replacement not a temporizing measure to TKR

Curvature of modified straight stem allows implantation in narrow femoral cavities

Full correction of relapsed clubfoot reported with new surgical technique

Local anesthetic improves pain scores after fusion

Obesity may impact graft fixation failure after ACL reconstruction

Synovial fluid tests with leukocyte esterase strips improved periprosthetic joint infection detection

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