Orthopaedics Today Europe


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ORTHOPAEDICS TODAY EUROPE is the official newspaper of EFORT.


Future of THA, TKA likely to include discharge on the day of surgery

Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD

Zimmer completes acquisition of Biomet in $14 billion cash, equity deal

Discomfort at medial quadriceps tendon-femoral ligament attachment not usually a problem

John P. Fulkerson, MD

Join the Network of Orthopaedic Registries in Europe (NORE)

Young age cited as predictor of contralateral ACL reconstruction

FORTE elects new executive committee, plans to offer summer course in 2016

João Vide, MD; Nikolaos K. Paschos, MD, PhD; Gazi Huri, MD; Tommaso Bonanzinga, MD; Luís Machado, MD

EU Corner: European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing

New members of the EFORT Board

EFORT Open Reviews: Submit your paper now

OTE200: Hip fracture care standards

Prolonged or rapid total knee arthroplasty surgery may be detrimental to patients

Speaker: Evidence, data, outcomes will guide next generation of hip surgeons

The EFORT Academy

Cover Story

Researchers share insights into vitamin D, calcium for osteoporotic fracture prevention

In the Journals

Ceramic-on-ceramic bearing surfaces may increase risk of squeaking, total implant fracture in THA

Poorer outcomes observed for revision unicompartmental knee arthroplasty vs primary TKA

Meeting News Coverage

VIDEO: A look at allogeneic mesenchymal stem cells

Systemic blood biomarker levels higher in patients with moderate-to-severe lumbar degeneration

Study illustrates role of hip arthroscopy after hip resurfacing arthroplasty

Stable outcomes found with isolated medial patellofemoral reconstruction

Splint-based treatment may yield high restoration rate for ACL

Provocative discography may lead to more imaging and back problems in long-term

Physicians may underestimate patient leg pain during clinical consultation

Orthopaedists face paradigm shift and new challenges in fight against infection

Meniscus preservation is key first step of cartilage repair

Link possible between running, swimming and lumbar disc degeneration

Infection treatment option proves effective in joint reconstruction cases

Knee and ankle valgus stress elevated in patients with pediatric flexible flatfoot

Graft size not the only factor in determining better ACL reconstruction outcomes

Arthroscopic superior capsule reconstruction restores superior glenohumeral stability and function

Comparable results found for oblique bone tunnels vs. dual suture anchors for patellar fixation

Speaker: Consider all information for diagnosis, treatment of paediatric osteoarticular infections

Data show traction-related pain common after hip arthroscopy

Diagnose rotator cuff tears within 3 weeks without waiting for nerve recovery for best outcomes

Early results show improved outcomes with distal femoral osteotomy

Early results indicate bioresorbable calcium phosphate cement effective for tibial plateau fractures

Incidental durotomy occurred more often in older patients lengthened hospital stays