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Pazopanib shows promising activity in liposarcoma

September 12, 2017

Pazopanib demonstrated promising rates of PFS among patients with liposarcoma, according to results of a prospective phase 2 study.

“The current study provides evidence of potential activity of pazopanib in the liposarcoma subset of patients with soft tissue sarcoma that was specifically excluded from the phase 3 PALETTE trial of other soft tissue sarcoma types,” Brian L. Samuels, MD, medical oncologist at Summit Cancer Centers, and colleagues wrote.

Round Tables

Surgical hip dislocation in children is safe for muscles, preserves blood supply

Orthopedics Today, September 2017
This Orthopedics Today Round Table features surgical hip dislocation in children, a procedure described by Reinhold Ganz, MD, about 17 years ago. Surgical hip…
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EFORT FORA

Orthopaedics Today Europe, September 2017
EFORT is organizing 10 European Fora each year, under the supervision of EFORT Fora Chair, Professor George Macheras from Athens. Launched in 2002, the project aims at…
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Pembrolizumab plus chemotherapy shows limited activity in sarcoma

August 4, 2017
PD-1 targeted therapy plus metronomic chemotherapy induced limited responses in patients with soft tissue sarcoma or gastrointestinal stromal tumors, according to data…
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Feature Article

Complications With Long Cemented Stems in Proximal Femoral Replacement

Orthopedics, May/June 2016, Volume 39 Issue 3
This study attempted to determine whether patients undergoing cemented long-stem proximal femoral replacement had: (1)…
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CME

Bundled Payments in Orthopedic Surgery: February 2015

Bundled payments, the idea of paying a single price for a bundle of goods and services, is a financial concept familiar…
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American Society for the Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting

American Society for the Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Dejour says trochlear dysplasia should not be missed as factor for knee instability

August 16, 2017
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