Orthopedic surgery Hip

Young Hip Salvage: Arthroplasty is not always the right solution
By PeekMed on December 8, 2020

Motor vehicle trauma is one of the leading causes of disability in young adults across the planet specially in developing countries. 

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Orthopedic surgery knee

Majority of knee and hip replacements last as long as 25 years, a study says
By PeekMed on February 24, 2020

8 out of 10 knee replacements and 6 out of 10 hip replacements last as long as 25 years, says a large study from the University of Bristol. This is much longer than believed, the...

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Orthopedic surgery Hip

Acetabular Cup Placement: Why you should use 3D Templating for THA?
By PeekMed on September 29, 2019

Acetabular cup placement is important for the implant stability and longevity. The malposition of acetabular cups negatively influences prosthesis survival and it will only lead to an...

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Orthopedic surgery Hip

Intraoperative Proximal Femoral Fracture: A study that Surgeons Must Read
By PeekMed on September 20, 2019

On a total hip arthroplasty, there is a complication – the intraoperative proximal femoral fracture – which happens more often than it should and it can affect the recovery of the...

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Orthopedic surgery Hip

3T MRI helps diagnosis of chondral defects in the hip
By PeekMed on September 11, 2019

For a physician with limited treatment procedures available, finding the right solution for young patients with cartilage defects in the hip may present a complex problem. Cartilage...

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Orthopedic surgery Pre-operative Planning

Why is Pre operative Planning so Important for Surgery?
By PeekMed on September 10, 2019

Let’s start by assuring you that the pre-operative planning is the most important part of a surgery. One of the key steps for a successful surgical procedure is the consequent outcome....

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Orthopedic surgery upper limb

Rotator Cuff Repair: New Procedure to Quicker Return to Sports and Work
By PeekMed on September 9, 2019

Repairing a rotator-cuff is not always an easy task. It can be tricky, especially for those who have failed prior treatment. So, patients who have failed treatment, such as physical...

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Orthopedic surgery trauma

Clavicle Fracture Reduction Easily Planned
By João Pedro Ribeiro on August 27, 2019

Today we share with you a clavicle fracture reduction surgery pre-operative planning performed by a Brazilian orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Bruno Gobbato.

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