Orthopaedics Today Europe


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ORTHOPAEDICS TODAY EUROPE is the official newspaper of EFORT.


Trend of 7-day full service in hospitals has started to affect orthopaedic surgeons

Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD

Use resources better

Two safety alerts issued, lots recalled for three orthopaedic devices

17th EFORT Annual Congress in Geneva: Preliminary program

17th EFORT Annual Congress in Geneva: Registration

BLOG: Identify anatomical abnormalities of anterior knee pain to simplify surgical decision-making

British Orthopaedic Association provides education, training to more than 4,000 members

Cognitive simulation may help shorten surgical learning curve

Danny Ryan, MA, MB BChir (Cantab), PGCME, FRSA, MRCSEng, MFSTEd, MAcadMEd

Combined meeting covered revision arthroplasty planning, hip preservation

EFORT Open Reviews: First issue released in January 2016

EFORT Trauma Group: Program of online multinational trauma surveys

Fewer retears seen with arthroscopic vs open rotator cuff repairs

17th EFORT Annual Congress in Geneva: Abstracts evaluated

Newer UKR prosthesis for patients with osteoarthritis achieved satisfactory results

OTE200: Return to sport after ACL injury

SpineGuard secures 7.7 million euros in debt financing

SSI rate decreased with use of decontamination protocol

Study: Superficial medial collateral ligament release unnecessary for most TKAs

Cover Story

Orthopaedists express concern about 7-day full coverage mandate in United Kingdom

In the Journals

Clinical outcomes of revision UKA more comparable to revision TKA than primary TKA

Reverse shoulder tumor prosthesis resulted in stable shoulder joint

Promising findings seen after proximal fibular osteotomy for medial compartment knee OA

Cost-effectiveness study supports preoperative cognitive-behavioral therapy for lumbar spinal fusion

No difference in IKDC scores seen between single- vs double-bundle ACL reconstruction at 2 years

Industry News

HUS Medical Imaging Center begins study of Carestream Cone Beam CT System