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Perioperative TXA may not affect risk for cardiovascular events, death after THA

November 19, 2018
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Patients’ pre-TJA smoking quit rates improve with serum cotinine testing

November 15, 2018
DALLAS — Serum cotinine testing may significantly improve self-reported smoking quit rates among patients prior to total joint arthroplasty, according to study…
CommentaryFrom OT Europe

Senior surgeons, committees must oversee trainee education, involvement in surgical approaches

Orthopaedics Today Europe, November 2018
Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD
In addition to ensuring our patients get the best, safest and most evidence-based treatment, senior orthopaedic surgeons have the duty to make sure the next generation…
In the Journals

Fewer sessions of home health care physical therapy linked with worse recovery after TKA

November 15, 2018
After controlling for medical complexity, baseline function and duration of home health care episode, investigators found Medicare patients who had five or fewer home…
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Prospective Assessment of Sleep Quality Before and After Primary Total Joint Replacement

Orthopedics, July/August 2017, Volume 40 Issue 4
Sleep disruption is a common, yet rarely addressed, complaint among patients who have undergone total joint…
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Use of a Bipolar Blood-Sealing System During Total Joint Arthroplasty: December 2015

The goal of the clinical use of a bipolar blood-sealing system is to reduce perioperative blood loss in total joint…
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VIDEO: Parvizi discusses hot topics of International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection

July 27, 2018
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