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Anesthesia in elderly patients undergoing orthopedic surgery for hip fractures

Anesthesia in elderly patients undergoing orthopedic surgery for hip fractures

Bupivacaine (B) and levobupivacaine (LB) are medicines used regularly in spinal anesthesia. Whether potential differences in their hemodynamic and anesthetic profiles could determine a differential…

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How to perform an HTO using PeekMed?

Perform a High Tibial Osteotomy (HTO) is a realigning, joint sparing operation for osteoarthritis and malalignment of the knee. Contrary to a knee replacement which…

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How sports injuries linked João Oliveira to orthopedics

How sports injuries linked João Oliveira to orthopedics

João Pedro Oliveira is an orthopedist at the University Hospital of Coimbra and a researcher at the Neuroscience Center of Coimbra, in Portugal, who discovered…

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Are post-operative complications related with time and admission for surgery?

Back in 2000, there was over 1.6 million osteoporotic fractures of the hip worldwide, with approximately 250 000 occurring in the United States and 620…

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Reduction of vertebral height induce variety of neurological deterioration

There is a number of vertebral fractures that affect variations in the termination level of conus medullaris (TLCM) and alter neurological findings. Yet, few studies…

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Surgery Planning

The revenue cycle: An open letter for young surgeons

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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The Next Decade for Medical Technology

Technology has been changing the medical field quicker than most experts could imagine, which is great news for people who are interested in learning how…

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Wearables and the “Science of Skin”

Wearable medical devices are a treasure in a perfect world full of promises for monitoring and treating a range of ailments, including heart conditions, diabetes,…

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Chronic shoulder pain on younger patients

Shoulder pain is a symptom commonly found in primary care, and it can be referred from elsewhere in the body, such as the neck, diaphragm,…

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High quality and cost effective healthcare

Nowadays, it is not an easy task to think about the quality of healthcare and cost effectiveness, and this proves to be an even more…

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