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Low retear rate found with absorbable biologic scaffold-reinforced rotator cuff repair

July 13, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Among patients who underwent arthroscopic rotator cuff repair reinforced with an absorbable biologic scaffold for treatment of…

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Hyperextension may not impact retear rate after ACL reconstruction

July 12, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — There was no significant differences in stability and 5-year graft re-tear or failure rates between patients with equal to or…

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Study identifies reoperation rate, characteristics of meniscal tears left during ACL reconstruction

July 11, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Award-winning research using data from the MOON study indicates most meniscal tears left in situ at the time of ACL…

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Research highlights role of revision arthroscopic stabilization with caveats for indications

July 11, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Although a retrospective review of prospectively collected data for 91 shoulders undergoing revision anterior shoulder…

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Study highlights influence of information on surgeon practices to decrease ACL retears

Orthopedics Today, August 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Research presented here indicated surgeons changed their practice patterns based on information about risk factors for retear…

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Study highlights influence of information on surgeon practices to decrease ACL retears

July 10, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Research presented here indicated surgeons changed their practice patterns based on information about risk factors for retear…

In the Journals

Modern instrumentation can lead to quicker return to sports after fusion for AIS

July 10, 2015
Advances in modern instrumentation may allow a surgeon to recommend an earlier return to sports for a patient after fusion for adolescent idiopathic…

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Comparable in vivo graft motion after ACL reconstruction found with BTB vs hamstring autograft

July 10, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — In a study analyzing in vivo human ACL graft motion during activities of daily living, researchers found no significant…

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Study notes stable postoperative pain scores, indications for trochleoplasty

July 10, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Results from a prospective study of patients who underwent a patella-stabilizing procedure that included trochleoplasty for the…

In the Journals

Decreases in meniscal thickness after partial meniscectomy demonstrate no additional adverse effects

July 8, 2015
Compared with conventional partial meniscectomy preserving whole meniscal thickness, no additional adverse effects were found with decreases in…

Blog

BLOG: Time is right to make a major impact on the prevention of youth sports injuries

June 30, 2015
My first Healio.com/Orthopedics blog is to introduce and describe the STOP Sports Injuries program. Under the direction and leadership of the…

In the Journals

Internal sensors may be able to accurately diagnose ACL deficiency

June 17, 2015
In a recently published study, researchers found ACL deficiency was able to be reliably diagnosed by data stemming from internal sensors when…

In the Journals

Reliability almost perfect between surgeons, radiologists in measuring TT-TG distance, TDI

June 16, 2015
Recently published data indicated interobserver and intraobserver reliability was nearly perfect when measurements for tibial tubercle-trochlear…

Meeting News Coverage

Delayed ACL reconstruction linked to negative impact on activities of daily living in young patients

June 15, 2015
LYON, France — In a retrospective cohort study of adolescent patients who underwent ACL reconstruction, findings linked surgical delay with…

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Further ACL injury more common in contralateral ACL after initial reconstruction

June 15, 2015
LYON, France — After ACL reconstruction, further ACL injury rates were high, and injury occurred more commonly in the contralateral ACL than…

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Splint-based treatment may yield high restoration rate for ACL

June 15, 2015
LYON, France — A splint-based conservative treatment yielded the same high rate of anatomical and functional restoration of the ACL as seen in…

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MRI alone unreliable for diagnosis of anterolateral ligament injuries

June 12, 2015
LYON, France — Results of a prospective case-control study presented here indicated MRI scans alone should not be used to preoperatively…

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Time-only guidelines for return to sport inappropriate in adolescents after ACL reconstruction

June 12, 2015
LYON, France — Findings of a study presented at the International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine…

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Lateral decubital position shows lower recurrent shoulder instability rate vs. beach chair positon

June 8, 2015
LYON, France — Researchers observed a significantly lower recurrent instability rate at an average follow-up of 45 months with arthroscopic…

In the Journals

High risk of capsular restretching found among women and elite athletes

May 19, 2015
Even after successful arthroscopic Bankart repair and capsular shift, women, elite athletes and patients with frequent dislocations were at high risk…