Orthopaedics Today Europe


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ORTHOPAEDICS TODAY EUROPE is the official newspaper of EFORT.


Simultaneous bilateral THA, TKA not a problem with proper patient selection

Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD

16th EFORT Annual Congress in Prague

EFORT European Instructional Lectures

Investigators report high morbidity in elderly patients after hip fracture fixation

OTE200: VTE prevention

Radiographic location does not ensure precise femoral fixation site in MPFL reconstruction

Cristina Ramírez-Fuentes, MD; Vicente Sanchis-Alfonso, MD, PhD

Uncemented jumbo acetabular cups provided good long-term survivorship

Short stem prosthesis did not lead to better joint offset during THA

Current tissue engineering strategies in orthopaedics show promise

Pinar Yilgor Huri, PhD

Speaker: Avoid tissue releases to achieve ligamentous balance in TKA

Congress surveys: we value your feedback!

Study shows time to surgery is crucial to recovery after proximal hamstring avulsion

Study shows vancomycin powder may increase the risk of spine nonunions

The EFORT Academy

EU Corner: Proposal for a regulation on Medical Devices Directives – are we any closer to a deal?

Cover Story

Surgeon opinions differ on UKA indications and revision rates compared to TKA

In the Journals

Return to play after TSA linked to sports participation in 5-year preoperative period

Industry News

Stryker opens regional European HQ in Amsterdam

Zimmer receives European Commission clearance for Biomet merger

Blue Belt issued CE mark for TKA offering

Meeting News Coverage

External frame fixation aided stable reduction of pilon fractures

TKR study showed better clinical results at 2 years for kinematic than mechanical alignment techniques

Pediatric deformity patients with stainless steel implants likely face challenges clearing SSIs

Long-term study finds 15% survivorship of meniscal allograft transplantation at 24 years