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  • How Can Surgeons Prevent and Treat Instability in TKA Patients?

    Source: ICJR

    Dr. William Barrett answers questions from ICJR about the types of knee instability can develop in total knee arthroplasty patients, the steps surgeons can take to prevent instability, the workup for suspected instability, and the treatment options available.

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  • Study Shows Improved Outcomes with an Inlay Glenoid Shoulder Arthroplasty System

    Source: ICJR

    Younger, active adults who underwent anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA) with an inlay glenoid component and stemless ovoid humeral head experienced improved clinical outcomes and a high rate of return to occupational and sporting activity, with no reoperations or radiographic loosening, according to a study published online by the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

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  • Vitamin D boosts chances of walking after hip fracture

    Source: EurekAlert

    Senior citizens who are not vitamin D deficient have a better chance of walking after hip fracture surgery, according to a Rutgers-led study.

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  • With Total Knee Arthroplasty, Timing Is Everything

    Source: ICJR

    The surgery can effectively provide pain relief and restore function, but the timeliness of the procedure is critical: Patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) who keep putting off surgery may end up with so much joint degeneration that they do not experience significant improvement when they finally undergo TKA, while those who have the procedure prematurely may see only minimal benefit.

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  • Can Shoulder Arthroplasty Become an Opioid-Free Procedure?

    Source: ICJR

    A recently published study outlines an alternative multimodal pain management pathway that eliminates the need for opioids in patients undergoing elective reverse and anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty.

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