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ORTHOPAEDICS TODAY EUROPE is the official newspaper of EFORT.

Commentary

Time out, moratorium on use of MoM hip bearings should remain in place

Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD

Zimmer Biomet to acquire LDR

Tecres and Keensight partner to create Demetra Holding, an independent cement and biomaterials company

BLOG: MPFL reconstruction with the adductor magnus tendon can be a useful alternative

Danish Orthopaedic Society is focused on guidelines, education

EFORT Approved Events

EFORT e-Science focus

EFORT Open Reviews: A round-up of recently published articles

EU Council, Parliament confirm agreement on medical device regulations

FORTE session at EFORT Congress included General Assembly, lectures

João Vide, MD

Help define the EFORT Academy of Tomorrow

Similar improvement seen with one- and two-level vs three- and four-level cTDA

No major differences seen with two types of ACL grafts 16 years after reconstruction

18th EFORT Annual Congress scheduled to be held in Vienna

Top research submissions awarded at EFORT Congress

Use of combined IV, intra-articular TXA linked with reduced blood loss in TKA

Cover Story

Advanced imaging and genomics may foster better musculoskeletal tumor diagnoses

In the Journals

Both local PRP and corticosteroid injections found effective for chronic plantar fasciitis

Slightly poorer outcomes seen in obese vs normal weight patients following lumbar fusion

Meeting News Coverage

Outcomes related to pseudotumours, metal ion levels in bilateral resurfacing among MoM hip arthroplasty research

VIDEO: Zaffagnini discusses current methods used to assess knee laxity

Issues related to obese patients who require orthopaedic, trauma surgery call for special attention

Investigate painful THA to determine if infection, aseptic loosening, other problems are the cause

VIDEO: A look at concussions and orthopedic injuries in MMA

VIDEO: A look at risk factors for proximal, distal junctional kyphosis following surgery for Scheuermann kyphosis

VIDEO: Hackett discusses differences in caring for extreme athletes vs traditional athletes

EFORT committee selects new board members

VIDEO: Injuries sustained while sailing can be serious, fatal

VIDEO: Nathanson speaks about common injuries among surfers

VIDEO: Verdonk discusses procedures used for meniscal injury treatment

Algorithms, techniques support success after failed first surgery for athletic-injured joints

VIDEO: Hackett talks snowboarding and related injuries

Movers and Shakers

Aebi awarded ISSLS Lifetime Achievement Award