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Orthofix announces FDA approval of app for bone growth stimulators

February 23, 2020
Meeting News

Opioid use disorder increases risk for death from sepsis

February 18, 2020
Opioid use disorder increased the risk for death from sepsis, especially among young and healthy patients, according to findings presented at the Society of Critical…
Meeting News

Teaching hospitals linked with more expensive hospital stays for laminectomy, discectomy

February 18, 2020
PHOENIX — Lumbar laminectomy or discectomy performed at teaching hospitals was associated with a shorter length of stay and higher costs compared with when these…
Surgical Technique

Bloodless, ultra-precise spine surgery possible with microdissection needle

Orthopedics Today, February 2020
Al Haitham Al Shetawi, MD, DMD, FACS; Kenneth K. Hansraj, MD
Advances in microtechnology have impacted on the orthopedic surgeon’s ability to perform knifeless, bloodless, ultra-precise minimally invasive spine surgery. …
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Feature Article

Day of the Week of Surgery Affects Time to Discharge for Patients With Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Orthopedics, January/February 2020, Volume 43 Issue 1
Unnecessary delays in discharge are extraordinarily common in the current US health care system. These delays are even…
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VIDEO: Parvizi discusses hot topics of International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection

July 27, 2018
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