Arthroplasty

Journal Updates
Single-Dose Anticoagulant Promising in Knee Replacement
eMediNexus, 16 January 2020
#Cardiology #Internal Medicine #Orthopedics #Pharmacist

A monoclonal antibody against coagulation factor XI is being studied to prevent venous thromboembolism (VTE) after knee arthropl ...MORE

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Weight Loss Cuts Hospital Stays for Obese TKA Patients
eMediNexus, 03 September 2019
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Orthopedics #Pharmacist #Public Health

Morbidly obese patients who lost 20 lbs before total knee arthroplasty (TKA) cut their hospital stays by about 1 day, and were 7 ...MORE

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Journal Updates
Cross-contamination of surgeons gown is common during standard two-person assisted gowning procedure
eMediNexus, 06 January 2019
#Emergency Medicine #Orthopedics #Rheumatology

Contamination occurs in most two-person assisted gowning procedures, according to an experimental study in the Journal of Orthop ...MORE

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Physical therapy non inferior to arthroscopic surgery in meniscal tears
eMediNexus, 05 October 2018
#General Surgery #Orthopedics #Pharmacist

The ESCAPE randomized clinical trial, which compared the effect of early surgery and physical therapy on knee function among patients with nonobstructive men ...MORE

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Journal Updates
Better long-term outcomes with surgery for isolated meniscus tears
eMediNexus, 09 July 2018
#General Surgery #Orthopedics

Young patients who underwent surgery for isolated meniscus tears had positive long-term clinical results, according to new research presented July 8, 2018 at ...MORE

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Obesity exacerbates symptoms in patients with lupus
eMediNexus, 21 May 2018
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Orthopedics #Psychiatry

Being obese and/or overweight was associated with aggravation of disease activity in patients with lupus along with worsening of symptoms of pain and fatigue ...MORE

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