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VIDEO: Consider non-opioid treatment after carpel tunnel release, presenter says

September 18, 2018
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Costs quadruple when SSIs develop after hip, knee replacements

September 15, 2018
The total 1-year health care cost for patients who develop complex surgical site infections, or SSIs, following hip and knee replacements is more than four times higher…
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Suspicion is of the essence with taper corrosion diagnosis

Orthopedics Today, September 2018
The risk of taper corrosion following total hip arthroplasty has recently garnered the attention of the orthopedic community. In interviews with Orthopedics Today
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Is switching from cobalt-chrome to non-cobalt-chrome femoral heads the best way to mitigate taper corrosion problems?

Orthopedics Today, September 2018
Taper corrosion or mechanically assisted crevice corrosion is commonly noted in contemporary THA retrieval specimens and is becoming more recognized as a clinical…
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Patient Perceptions of Home Health Care Services After Total Joint Replacement

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, September 5, 2018
Value-based payment programs have incentivized the reduction of many post-acute care services, including home health…
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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 Society for the Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting

American Society for the Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Presenter says anterolateral ligament reconstruction effectively protects repaired medial meniscus

May 1, 2018
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