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Reopening Strategies During COVID-19: Lessons Learned

Specific measures countries have taken in response to local outbreaks have varied widely during the COVID-19 pandemic. After the first wave of infections, many countries adopted staged policies to loosen 'physical distancing' restrictions. Amidst a second wave of infections, many countries [...]

October 16, 2020 | Today’s News

  Today's Top Story Study: Impact of Postoperative Acetaminophen on Opioid Consumption in Hip Arthroscopy A randomized trial published online in Arthroscopy evaluated the use of postoperative acetaminophen to reduce opioid consumption after hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement. Patients were randomized [...]

October 14, 2020 | Today’s News

  Today's Top Story Study Evaluates Protective Effect of Ceramic Coating in Cemented TKA Against Revision for PJI A study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty assessed the correlation between ceramic coating in cemented primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and [...]

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While our 2020 meetings have been cancelled due to COVID-19, we are starting a Journal Club on the second Thursday of every month, beginning July 9.  This will give you one hour of CME per month at no cost to you!  We thank Professional Risk for sponsoring our program through June 2021.  Also, we hope you’ll plan to join us on April 23-24, 2021.  Plans call for a fun and education on Friday, then outstanding speakers for both groups on Saturday, in addition to spending time with our exhibitors.
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