Orthopaedics Today Europe

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ORTHOPAEDICS TODAY EUROPE is the official newspaper of EFORT.

Commentary

Total hip arthroplasty techniques, implants should follow international ‘rules’

Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD

OTE200 survey: Short stem hip arthroplasty

Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi IRCCS offers quantity and quality in musculoskeletal care

Cover Story

Uncertainty, lack of data complicate use of short stem hip implants

In the Journals

Use of vancomycin powder shown to reduce infection rates in spinal fusion

Hip arthroscopy potentially a cost-effective treatment for FAI patients without arthritis

Meeting News Coverage

Surgeons prefer polyaxial locking plate for hallux valgus

Study finds increased low back pain, MRI findings as children age

Similar alignment seen with conventional, navigated TKA

Rene Verdonk, MD, PhD, inducted into AOSSM Hall of Fame

RCT questions cost-effectiveness of balloon kyphoplasty for vertebral fractures

Proposed 10-point CTS scoring system correlates with nerve conduction tests

Component internal rotation malrotation a factor in pain after TKA

Less invasive revision THA technique reduces complication rate, length of stay

Improved function seen with new superior capsule reconstruction technique

Higher than expected adverse event rates with metal/metal THA

Good 5-year hemiarthroplasty results for displaced femoral neck fractures in the elderly

Gap-filling plate could aid osteosynthesis of impacted humeral neck fractures

Lowest instrumented vertebra selection linked to distal adding-on in Lenke 1A scoliosis