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DePuy Synthes launches new cervical spine system

November 22, 2019
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Physicians tapering patients off opioids can turn to HHS guide

November 20, 2019
A recent study suggests that less than a quarter of patients on chronic opioid therapy for noncancer pain are tapered off opioids, and another study found that only 35%…
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Infection prevention measures reduced surgical site infections after spinal fusion

November 19, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — Results presented at the AAP National Conference & Exhibition showed use of intrawound vancomycin powder and betadine irrigation at the end of…

FDA advisory committee: More data, consistent testing needed for metal-containing implants

November 18, 2019
The Immunology Devices Panel of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee recently met to provide advice and recommendations to the FDA about immunological responses to…
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Day of the Week of Surgery Affects Time to Discharge for Patients With Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, October 7, 2019
Unnecessary delays in discharge are extraordinarily common in the current US health care system. These delays are even…
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CME ABIM MOC

Ace the Case: A 60-Year-Old Woman With Osteoporosis

There is no commercial support for this activity.

This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the management of a 60-year-old woman with osteoporosis.
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VIDEO: High rate of return to recreational sports seen after lumbar fusion

October 10, 2018
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