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Implant infection after spinal fusion correlated with pedicle screw loosening, ongoing pain

October 1, 2018

Read the Perspective from Aakash Agarwal, PhD

In the Journals

Increased physician awareness may decrease infection incidence, implant cost

September 13, 2018
Recently published results showed a decrease in craniotomy and ventricular shunt infection incidence, as well as significant cost savings, when physician awareness of…
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VIDEO: Parvizi discusses hot topics of International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection

July 27, 2018
PHILADELPHIA At the International Consensus Meeting on Musculoskeletal Infection, Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS, spoke about the topics the delegates are debating…

Colorado hospital warns patients of potential exposure to HIV, hepatitis

April 5, 2018
A Colorado hospital has warned patients they may have been exposed to serious infections through improperly sterilized surgical instruments, according to state health…
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