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VIDEO: Presenter discusses indications, surgical techniques of ACL reconstruction

January 23, 2018

CHIP funding renewed for 6 years

January 23, 2018
After 4 months without a permanent solution for funding, the Children’s Health Insurance Program received monetary support for the next 6 years on Monday, Jan…

AdvaMed, California Life Sciences Association applaud suspension of medical device tax

January 23, 2018
The Advanced Medical Technology Association and the California Life Sciences Association commended a decision by Congress to suspend the medical device excise tax until…
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Objective methodology developed to assess research productivity of orthopedic residency departments

January 23, 2018
Investigators developed a residency research ranking system for orthopedic residency program leaders to evaluate the progress of a program and to compare programs…

Number of opioid refills, duration of use increased risk of opioid misuse

January 22, 2018
Results published in BMJ showed the number of opioid prescription refills and duration of use among opioid naïve patients were associated with an increase in opioid…
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Host Factors Affect the Outcome of Arthroscopic Lavage Treatment of Septic Arthritis of the Knee

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, January 9, 2018
The purpose of this study was to determine the prognostic factors related to the outcome of lavage surgery in patients…
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Bundled Payments in Orthopedic Surgery: February 2015

Bundled payments, the idea of paying a single price for a bundle of goods and services, is a financial concept familiar…
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VIDEO: Hospitals rely on surveys to determine call pay, base compensation, speaker says

January 18, 2018
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