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VIDEO: Intraosseous regional prophylaxis yielded higher tissue concentrations after TKA in high BMI patients

November 22, 2017

DALLAS — At the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, Simon W. Young, MBChB, FRCS, spoke about a study that found intraosseous regional prophylaxis provided higher tissue concentrations in patients with a high BMI after undergoing total knee arthroplasty.

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Ankylosing spondylitis disease activity, transfusion associated with blood loss during THA

November 19, 2017
Results of this retrospective study showed a positive association between disease activity, allogeneic blood transfusion volume and change of hematocrit concentration…

AAHKS comments on CMS outpatient rule, TKA reimbursement change

November 17, 2017
In a recently issued press release about a CMS final rule to remove total knee arthroplasty from the inpatient only list, the American Association of Hip and Knee…
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VIDEO: Modest improvements seen in range of motion, PROs following TKR for arthrofibrosis

November 16, 2017
DALLAS — At the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting, Richard W. Rutherford, MD, and J. Ryan Martin, MD, spoke about a study that…
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Racial Disparities in Lower Extremity Arthroplasty Outcomes and Use

Orthopedics, December/January 2015, Volume 38 Issue 12
Race-associated disparities often occur in patients who undergo lower extremity total joint arthroplasty (TJA)…
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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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American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Modest improvements seen in range of motion, PROs following TKR for arthrofibrosis

November 16, 2017
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