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Extended humeral head hemiarthroplasty may be safe, effective for rotator cuff tears

April 21, 2019
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The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction names new director of orthopedic innovation

April 20, 2019
Lew C. Schon, MD, FACS, was named director of orthopedic innovation at The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy Medical Center and will begin seeing…
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Total shoulder arthroplasty outcomes may be predicted by preoperative PROMIS scores

April 19, 2019
Results showed postoperative achievement of a minimal clinically important difference may be predicted by preoperative Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information…
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Topical vancomycin seen as efficacious, cost-effective for primary total hip arthroplasty

April 19, 2019
Topical vancomycin for total hip arthroplasty is inexpensive and cost-effective, according to recently published results, which found patients treated with it had a…
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Duloxetine may reduce pain after TKA in patients with central sensitization

April 19, 2019
Patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty with preoperatively identified central sensitization may experience reduced postoperative pain and improved quality of…
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Preoperative Patient Functional Status Is an Independent Predictor of Outcomes After Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, March 27, 2019
This study was designed to determine whether preoperative functional status of patients with osteoarthritis predicts…
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Ace the Case: 55-Year-Old Woman with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Presents with Concerns About Osteoporosis

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This educational activity will discuss the management of a 55-year-old, postmenopausal woman who presents for follow-up…
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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Speaker discusses app that may allow for earlier return to function after knee replacement

April 9, 2019
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