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    Study Compares Two TKA Designs
    A study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty compared short-term functional outcomes for cruciate retraining (CR) and medially stabilized (MS) total knee arthroplasty (TKA). The prospective comparison included 90 patients: 44 CR-TKA and 46 MS-TKA patients. T […]

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    Study Reports Midterm Outcomes Following Single-stage Flexor Digitorum Longus Lateral Transfer
    According to a study published in the September issue of Foot & Ankle International, flexor digitorum longus (FDL) tendon transfer to the lateral foot could effectively treat irreparable rupture of the […]

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    Study Assesses Use of Dexamethasone for Postoperative TKA Pain
    Among patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA), intravenous dexamethasone relieved postoperative pain between 12 to 21 hours post-surgery, according to a study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty. The randomized, dou […]

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    Study: Do Psychological Factors Impact Age of Onset for Hip Dysplasia?
    Psychological factors were not associated with age of onset in dysplasia of the hip (DDH) or femoroacetabular impingement syndrome (FAIS); however, functional impairment did affect age of onset, according to a study published onl […]

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    Study: How Prevalent is Hip Dislocation Following Primary THR?
    Postoperative hip dislocation in primary total hip replacement (THR) patients may have declined over time, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis published online in The Lancet Rheumatology. Researchers queried Medline, Embas […]

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    Study: What Leads to Readmission after Revision TJA?
    A retrospective study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty identified factors associated with readmission after revision total joint arthroplasty (TJA). Between 2009 and 2016, 1,503 cases of aseptic revision TJA were identified at a sin […]

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    Study: Inpatient Admission Following Proximal Humeral Fracture Increases Mortality Risk in Older Patients
    Older patients who require inpatient admission after a proximal humeral fracture may be at a greater risk of death, according to a study published online in the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Sur […]

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    Study Finds Psychological Factors Impact Return to Sport after ACL Reconstruction
    A study published online in Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy found that psychological factors were more significantly associated with return to sport and physical activity levels compared to functional ou […]

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    Study Measures Risk of Subsequent Arthroplasties in TKA and THA Patients with Osteoarthritis
    Patients who undergo total knee arthroplasty (TKA) or total hip arthroplasty (THA) for osteoarthritis (OA) may be more likely to undergo further arthroplasties in the future, according to a study published o […]

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    Study: Higher Revision, Mortality Rates in THA at Low-volume Hospitals
    A study published in the September issue of The Journal of Arthroplasty found that patients who undergo total hip arthroplasty (THA) at a low-volume hospital may have higher risks for revision and mortality. Nationwide health ins […]