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NFL players more likely to die of heart, brain-related disease than MLB players

May 24, 2019

Orthopedic surgeons weigh in on NFL ‘myths’ vs ‘facts’ about youth football injuries

May 23, 2019
Troy Vincent Sr., the executive vice president of football operations at the National Football League, recently posted five “myths” about youth football and…
In the Journals

High rate of return to dance seen in dancers who underwent hip arthroscopy for FAI

May 22, 2019
According to recently published results, 97% of dancers were able to return to dance at an average of 6.9 months after hip arthroscopy. Compared with their preoperative…
Surgical Technique

Transtibial pullout meniscal root repair uses tensionable anchor

Orthopedics Today, May 2019
Shawn G. Anthony, MD, MBA; Zoe B. Cheung, MD, MS
The medial meniscus root attachment plays an integral role in resisting hoop stresses across the tibiofemoral joint, and disruption of the posterior root has been shown…
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Feature Article

The Effectiveness of Aspirin for Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis for Patients Undergoing Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair

Orthopedics, March/April 2019, Volume 42 Issue 2
Venous thromboembolic disease (VTED) is a rare complication following arthroscopic rotator cuff repair (RCR). The…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Presenter speaks about non-shoulder replacement surgeries in patients with OA

March 22, 2019
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