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    Study Compares Treatments for Articular Cartilage Defects of the Talus
    A study published online in Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy found no benefit associated with the addition of an acellular collagen I/III matrix to arthroscopic microfracture to manage articular cartilage defects of the t […]

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    Study: Meniscal Repair Produces Similar Failure Rates in Younger and Older Patients
    A systematic review published online in The Knee found that age may not impact clinical postoperative success rates following meniscal tear repair. Researchers assessed studies that reported either individual patient […]

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    Study: Successful Occupational and Functional Outcomes Following Patellofemoral ACI
    A study published online in The American Journal of Sports Medicine found that most patellofemoral autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI) patients reported positive postoperative occupational outcomes and signifi […]

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    Study: Recovery in Activities of Daily Living for Medicare Beneficiaries Following TKA
    A study published online in the Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery associated low home healthcare physical therapy (PT) utilization with worse activities of daily living (ADL) recovery in Medicare beneficiaries […]

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    Study: Risk Factors for Subsequent Joint Replacement of Contralateral Joint or Different Joint Following Index Procedure
    A study published online in the Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery found that patients have a high risk of contralateral joint replacement following an initial joint replacement […]

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    Study Finds No Differences in Recovery Following TKA With or Without Tourniquet Use
    Rehabilitation-related results following total knee arthroplasty (TKA) with or without tourniquet did not differ significantly, according to a study published online in Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy […]

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    Study Compares Best Methods for Pain Relief Following TKA
    According to a meta-analysis published in the November issue of The Clinical Journal of Pain, continuous femoral nerve block (cFNB) is the superior treatment of postoperative pain in total knee arthroplasty (TKA) patients. Researchers used E […]

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    Study Evaluates Effects of Biomechanically Different Polyethylene Inserts on TKA Outcomes
    Different conformity in the polyethylene insert for total knee arthroplasty (TKA) may affect certain clinical outcomes, according to a study published online in Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. C […]

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    Study: Role of Frailty in Primary and Revision THA Outcomes
    Patient frailty increased mortality and perioperative complications following primary and revision total hip arthroplasty (THA), according to a study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty. The study included 6,502 primary THA pati […]

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    Study Identifies Predictors of Intense Pain Following TSA
    Total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA) patients with self-reported allergies, preoperative chronic opioid use, lower American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) score, and depression may be more likely to experience severe postoperative pain, acc […]