In the Journals

Low-cost negative pressure wound therapy system seen as safe, effective alternative

January 3, 2020
Use of a low-cost negative pressure wound therapy system may be an effective and safe alternative compared with commercially available negative…
Perspective

Unicompartmental arthroplasty for osteonecrosis yielded low failure rate

December 27, 2019
Results published in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery showed an estimated 5-year survival rate of 94.7% for patients with advanced-stage focal…
In the Journals

Device reliably measures knee flexion gap for TKA

December 16, 2019
Published results showed reproducible and reliable measurement of the knee flexion gap with use of a device for this purpose among patients…
In the Journals

Long oblique fibular osteotomy yielded good clinical, radiographic outcomes

December 2, 2019
Published results showed patients who underwent lateral total ankle arthroplasty with long oblique fibular osteotomy experienced excellent 2-year…
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Non-spherical shoulder arthroplasty yielded clinical benefits for glenohumeral arthritis

October 16, 2019
Patients with primary glenohumeral arthritis and either concentric or non-concentric glenoids experienced excellent clinical benefits when treated…
In the Journals

Specific prosthesis yielded excellent midterm to long-term outcomes after TKA

September 30, 2019
Published results showed use of a specific prosthesis in total knee replacement yielded excellent midterm to long-term outcomes. Researchers assessed…
In the Journals

Locking plate fixation with, without augmented screw tips yielded similar outcomes

September 12, 2019
Patients with proximal humeral fractures who underwent locking plate fixation with augmentation of screw tips experienced clinical and radiographic…
Meeting News

Suture button suspensionplasty had superior outcomes vs other techniques

September 11, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Results presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting showed thumb carpometacarpal Mini TightRope…
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Modular femoral revision system yielded excellent component survivorship

August 28, 2019
Use of a specific modular femoral revision system yielded excellent component survivorship for patients undergoing revision total hip arthroplasty…
In the JournalsPerspective

Promising 8-year results seen with reverse shoulder arthroplasty prosthesis

August 9, 2019
Recently published results showed a survival rate of 97.4% at 8 years with a specific reverse shoulder arthroplasty prosthesis. “In case of…