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Similar outcomes seen after TKA with vs without prior arthroscopic surgery

Similar outcomes seen after TKA with vs without prior arthroscopic surgery
December 11, 2017

Results from this study demonstrated patients who had previous non-ACL arthroscopic procedures and those without prior surgery had similar clinical outcomes, survivorship and complications at long-term follow-up after total knee arthroplasty.

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Obese patients at greater risk for infection after adolescent idiopathic scoliosis correction

December 10, 2017
Patients who underwent posterior spinal fusion for the correction of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and were obese had a greater risk for postoperative infection…

FDA grants clearance for PEEK-Optima HA vertebral body replacement system

December 9, 2017
Invibio Biomaterial Solutions announced that the Omnia Medical VBR system became the first product made of polyetheretherketone or PEEK- Optima hydroxyapatite, which is…
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Infection risk after hip arthroscopy affected by timing of intra-articular hip injection

December 8, 2017
Patients who received a preoperative intra-articular hip injection within 3 months of hip arthroscopy experienced an increased risk of infection, according to…
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Similar improvements in patient outcome measures found with ankle arthrodesis, replacement

December 8, 2017
Despite similar improvements in comfort and function after ankle arthrodesis or total ankle replacement, results published in The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
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