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    In a meta-analysis published online in the Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, researchers evaluated the diagnostic accuracy of three-dimensional (3D) MRI in cruciate ligament injuries. A review of four databases yielded 22 reports (1,298 3D MRI […]

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    Study: Is All-cause 30-day Readmission Rate after Joint Arthroplasty a Fair Hospital Performance Metric?
    According to a study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty, all-cause 30-day readmission rate (ACRR) may not be a valid metric to measure hospital performance in total hip arthroplasty […]

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    Study: Does Prior ED Admission Predict 90-day Readmission in TJA?
    Total joint arthroplasty (TJA) patients who presented to the emergency department (ED) within one year preoperatively had higher rates of 90-day readmission, according to a retrospective study published online in The Journal of Arthro […]

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    Study: Arthroscopic Femoroacetabular Impingement Correction Safe in Young Athletes with Open Physes
    A retrospective study published online in Arthroscopy found good radiographic and clinical outcomes in adolescent athletes with open physes who underwent arthroscopic femoroacetabular impingement corr […]

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    From The Well
    Monday, May 20, 2019
     
    May Special Session Update
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    Governor’s Proclamation dated May 17, 2019

     

    Governor’s Call       Proclamation #1

    Governor’s Amended Call P […]

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    Study: Does High Vitamin B Intake Increase Hip Fracture Risk?
    Postmenopausal women who take more than the recommended dietary allowance of vitamins B 6 and B 12 may be more likely to sustain a hip fracture, according to a cohort study published online in JAMA Network Open. Researchers used data from […]

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    Study: Does Prior ED Admission Predict 90-day Readmission in TJA?
    Total joint arthroplasty (TJA) patients who presented to the emergency department (ED) within one year preoperatively had higher rates of 90-day readmission, according to a retrospective study published online in The Journal of Arthro […]

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    Study: Outcomes for Capsulotomy Repair Versus Nonrepair
    Arthroscopic femoroacetabular impingement correction and hip labral repair patients with capsulotomy repair had better midterm outcomes compared to nonrepair patients, according to a study published online in Arthroscopy. The study matched 42 n […]

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    Study Compares Open Fracture Management in Younger Versus Older Patients
    A retrospective study published online in Injury evaluated similarities and differences between managing older and younger patients with open lower limb fractures. A total of 33 pediatric (age < 16 years) patients and 99 old […]