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‘Scant bipartisanship’ not enough to end ‘political war over Obamacare’

October 19, 2017

Senators Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and Patty Murray, D-Wash., introduced a bipartisan bill that will finance cost-sharing subsidy payments to health insurance companies for the next 2 years.

“This agreement provides certainty on out-of-pocket reduction payments for the next 2 years [and] will address attempts by this administration to keep people from getting enrolled in care they need,” Murray said during a speech on the Senate floor.

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VIDEO: Reverse shoulder arthroplasty seen as a reliable option for post-capsulorrhaphy arthropathy vs anatomic TSA

October 19, 2017
NEW ORLEANS —  At the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Annual Meeting, Derek J. Cuff, MD, discussed a study that compared anatomic total
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Awareness of near-infrared spectroscopy yielded no differences in detecting cerebral desaturation events

October 19, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Results from a randomized, blinded study presented here showed use of near-infrared spectroscopy during arthroscopic shoulder surgery with the…
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VIDEO: Vertebral column resection for thoracic hyperkyphosis in Pott’s disease

October 18, 2017
In this video from Open Operating Theatre, Yann Philippe Charles, MD, professor from the University Hospitals of Strasbourg, Civil Hospital in
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Study: Bracing not effective in returning high school athletes to sport after shoulder instability

October 18, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Bracing was not efficacious as an adjunct method to standard conservative care for shoulder instability in high school athletes, according to results…
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Perioperative Blood Loss During Total Hip Arthroplasty Among Patients With Ankylosing Spondylitis

Orthopedics, September/October 2017, Volume 40 Issue 5
Intraoperative blood loss is frequently an overarching concern during total hip arthroplasty (THA) for patients who…
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Operative Management Options for Traumatic Anterior Shoulder Instability in Patients Younger Than 30 Years: September 2015

Anterior instability of the glenohumeral joint is a relatively common problem in the young population. Identification…
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American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Annual Meeting

American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Anabolic agents should be prescribed early for high-risk osteoporosis

October 17, 2017
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