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    Study Compares Supplements versus Placebo in Fracture Prevention
    Vitamin D and calcium supplements may not be effective in fracture prevention, according to a systematic review and network meta-analysis published in the October issue of BMJ Open. PubMed, Cochrane library, and Embase databases were q […]

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    Study: Ideal Anterior Retractor Placement in THA
    A study published in the Nov. 1 issue of the Journal of the AAOS identified safe zones for the placement of anterior acetabular retractors in direct anterior total hip arthroplasty (THA) This study included 22 hips of 15 cadavers that underwent direct […]

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    Study: Postoperative Opioid Consumption Among Different THA Approaches
    A retrospective study published in the November issue of The Journal of Arthroplasty compared postoperative opioid consumption among primary elective total hip arthroplasty (THA) patients treated with an anterior approach (AA), l […]

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    Study Assesses Continuous Popliteal Sciatic Nerve Block in Foot and Ankle Surgery
    A systematic review and meta-analysis published online in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders observed similar safety and efficacy outcomes between continuous popliteal sciatic nerve block (CPSNB) and single-injection poplit […]

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    Study Evaluates Effect of Overcorrected Medial Proximal Tibial Angle Following Open-wedge High Tibial Osteotomy
    According to a study published in the October issue of Arthroscopy, a certain degree of overcorrected medial proximal tibial angle (MPTA) after open-wedge high tibial osteotomy (OWHTO) may […]

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    Study: Incidence, Risk Factors for SSIs Performed in ASCs
    The incidence of surgical site infections (SSIs) following orthopaedic surgery performed in ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) could be low, according to a study published in the Oct. 15 issue of the Journal of the AAOS; however, certain pati […]

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    Study Analyzes Long-term Impact of Obesity on THA Outcomes
    Obese patients who undergo total hip arthroplasty (THA) may have lower postoperative satisfaction rates and walking capacity 10 years after surgery, according to a study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty. THA patients were stra […]

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    Study: Risk Factors Associated with ACL Injury at Time of Anterior Tibial Spine Fractures
    A study published in the October issue of the Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics identified prevalence, demographics, and characteristics of pediatric patients who sustained an anterior tibial spine fracture (AT […]

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    Study Compares Outcomes for Operative versus Nonoperative Type B Fibula Fracture Management
    A retrospective cohort study published online in Injury observed similar long-term outcomes between operative and nonoperative treatment for patients with isolated type B fibula fracture. Consecutive patients […]

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    Study: Factors that Influence Upper Femur Anatomy
    A study published in the October issue of The Journal of Arthroplasty found that age and sex may be directly related to variations in anatomical parameters of the proximal femur. The study included the pelvis and bilateral femora of 628 healthy patie […]