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Ankylosing spondylitis increases risk for venous thromboembolism

Ankylosing spondylitis increases risk for venous thromboembolism
March 18, 2019
In the Journals

Number of opioids prescribed falls as long-term prescriptions rise

March 15, 2019
Over a period of 12 years, the number of opioids prescribed per person decreased, whereas the prescribing rate for long-term prescriptions increased, according to…
In the Journals

Physician burnout rate increases, broad-based approaches alleviate causes

March 15, 2019
The rate of physician burnout increased 5% during a 3-year period, according to findings recently published in JAMA Network Open. Researchers also wrote that reversing…
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VIDEO: Presenter discusses management of vertebral fractures caused by spinal metastases

March 15, 2019
LAS VEGAS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Joseph H. Schwab, MD, spoke about the management of vertebral fractures caused by…
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Similar outcomes seen in patients with lateral or paracentral disc herniation after lumbar microdiscectomy

March 14, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Significantly lower SF-12 and Veterans Rand 12-Item mental and physical scores were seen in patients with far lateral herniated nucleus pulposus…
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