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    Study Analyzes Effect of Implant Orientation on Knee Implant Performance
    A study published in the September issue of The Journal of Arthroplasty found that total knee arthroplasty (TKA) position and orientation may impact polyethylene damage and how the knee performs postoperation. Researchers comp […]

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    Study Compares Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital to Tertiary Referral Center for Shoulder Arthroplasty
    An orthopaedic specialty hospital (OSH) may be more efficient than a tertiary referral center (TRC) for shoulder arthroplasty, according to a study published online in the Journal of Shoulder and Elb […]

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    Study Identifies Risk Factors for Increased Pain Following Knee Surgery
    In a cross-sectional study published online in Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, young age, low body weight, and smoking were associated with higher pain and the need for rescue medication after arthroscopic knee s […]

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    Study Compares Cost of ACL Reconstruction with Meniscal Repair and Partial Meniscectomy
    Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction patients may save money by undergoing meniscal repair as opposed to partial meniscectomy, according to a study published in the September issue of Arthroscopy. Rese […]

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    Study: Risk factors for PJI-related revision in hip replacement patients
    A study published online in The Lancet Infectious Diseases found that modifiable and nonmodifiable factors may play a role in prosthetic joint infection (PJI) in total hip replacement patients. The prospective, observational co […]

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    Study evaluates outcomes of octogenarian patients who undergo uncemented THA
    Uncemented total hip arthroplasty (THA) appears to be a safe option for patients aged 80 years and older, according to a prospective cohort study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty. The study included 143 patie […]

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    Study compares costs of THA versus nonsurgical management based on BMI
    Total hip arthroplasty (THA) may be more cost-effective than nonoperative management (NM) regardless of patients’ body mass index (BMI), according to a long-term study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty. Researcher […]

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    Study assesses PROs before and after primary and revision TAA
    A retrospective, longitudinal study published online in Foot & Ankle International found that clinical and patient-reported outcomes (PROs) for revision total ankle arthroplasty (TAA) improved significantly after surgery but may not b […]

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    Study: Skeletal effects of smoking in women
    A study published online in Archives of Osteoporosis found that moderate to heavy smoking could lead to higher cortical bone porosity in women. The study included 46 female smokers aged 35–64 years and 45 age- and body mass-matched female nonsmokers. Res […]

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    Study measures probability of glove perforation during orthopaedic surgery maneuvers
    Undetected microperforations in surgical gloves may occur during a variety of surgical maneuvers, according to findings from a study published in the September issue of the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. Four invest […]