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Osteoporosis drug initiation rate continues to decline, raising fracture risk

July 20, 2018
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Hip fracture increases mortality risk for up to 10 years

July 19, 2018
In the year after experiencing a hip fracture, risk for death increases by 33% in men and 20% in women, with this risk continuing to persist for 10 years, according to a…
In the Journals

Preoperative opioid use correlated with increased revision, readmission rates after TKA, THA

July 19, 2018
A correlation was seen between preoperative opioid use and significantly increased risks of early revision and 30-day readmission after patients underwent total knee…
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Swelling, time to surgery did not affect wound complications after ankle fracture surgery

July 19, 2018
BOSTON — Researchers found preoperative ankle swelling and time to surgery were not associated with a change in soft tissue outcomes after ankle fracture surgery…
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Treatment of Lateral Tibial Condylar Fractures Using Bioactive, Bioresorbable Forged Composites of Raw Particulate Unsintered Hydroxyapatite/Poly-L-Lactide Screws

Orthopedics, May/June 2018, Volume 41 Issue 3
Forged composites of raw particulate unsintered hydroxyapatite/poly-L-lactide (F-u-HA/PLLA) devices possess high…
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Protocol-Based Arthroplasty: Less Is More: October 2015

Total joint arthroplasty is a successful orthopedic procedure that is performed in high volume in the United States and…
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American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Provance speaks about concussions in adventure athletes

June 3, 2018
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