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3D Templating for Total Hip Arthroplasty

Templating - 29 September, 2017

Acetabular cup appropriate placement is important to determinate the implant stability and longevity. The malposition of acetabular cups negatively influences prosthesis survival and it will…

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The truth behind the falls of RA patients

Case studies - 21 September, 2017

According to recent findings, falls might be a problem that has no correlation with the characteristics of the foot and ankle for patients with rheumatoid…

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The revenue cycle: An open letter for young surgeons

Surgery - 14 September, 2017

A physician’s refund is connected directly to either productivity or collections – and it can be influenced indirectly by the overall financial sustainability of the…

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Is robotic surgery assisted secure?

Technology - 13 July, 2017

As we know, the intense focus on safety for any surgical procedure seems to compromise training for new robotic surgeons. A group of researchers found…

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Kocher-Langenbeck approach in acetabular fractures

Case studies - 18 May, 2017

It is a fact that acetabular fractures are rare injuries. It is estimated that 3 out of 100 000 inhabitants suffer one each year. However,…

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Hip replacements increasing in younger patients

Case studies - 23 March, 2017

Total hip replacements in the United States have been rising, especially among adults in early middle age, and surgeons say even people in their 20s…

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Latest carpal tunnel syndrome advances

Latest carpal tunnel syndrome advances

Case studies - 9 March, 2017

Orthopaedics Today Europe spoke with some international experts on hand surgery in order to know what the latest techniques in the field are. Do not…

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Current thoughts on Foot and Ankle endoscopies

Current thoughts on Foot and Ankle endoscopies

Surgery - 3 March, 2017

The future of foot and ankle analysis might reside in the development of promising new endoscopic techniques for tendinopathies – even though studies of a…

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The accuracy of pre-operative templating on Knee Arthroplasty

The accuracy of pre-operative templating on Knee Arthroplasty

Templating - 26 January, 2017

Pre-operative planning is recommended for every type of surgery and pre-operative templating has become very popular since the planning of orthopedic surgical procedures became a…

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Back to the basics on High Tibial Osteotomy

Back to the basics on High Tibial Osteotomy

Preoperative planning - 19 January, 2017

High Tibial Osteotomy (HTO) is a common procedure performed to treat medial knee arthrosis. There are two main goals for a HTO – first, to…

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