Orthopedic surgery Hip

Total Hip Arthroplasty: How to Easily Perform with PeekMed?
By PeekMed on October 18, 2018

The hip is one of the body’s largest joints, also known as a ball-and-socket joint. The bone surfaces of the ball and socket are covered with articular cartilage, a smooth tissue that...

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Orthopedic surgery Hip

Total Hip Arthroplasty: Relationship between Social Support and Function Ability
By PeekMed on August 16, 2018

Released data from the World Health Organization (WHO) reported that up to 25% of people will suffer from physical disability reserved to the bone and joint problems until 2050. The...

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Orthopedic surgery upper limb

Shoulder Arthroplasty Data: Is it Really Important to Evaluate It?
By PeekMed on February 15, 2018

Niel Kang of Addenbrookes Hospital and Olga Taylor, of ODEP asked the question – “Why do we need to evaluate shoulder arthroplasty data?” – since there is a worldwide, exponential,...

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Orthopedic surgery knee

Knee Implants: Is Silver the Best Solution to Infection?
By PeekMed on February 1, 2018

Harry Hothi and the Smart Spacer Project team discussed the use of silver coatings on knee implants to reduce the risk of infection. The demand for primary total knee replacements (TKRs)...

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Orthopedic surgery implants

Total Joint Arthroplasty: Surgeons’ Perspectives on Premium Implants
By PeekMed on January 18, 2018

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Orthopedic surgery Hip

Total Hip Replacements: Why are They Increasing in Younger Patients?
By PeekMed on March 23, 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 and 30s are having these procedures...

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Orthopedic surgery Hip

Hip Arthroscopy Complication: Femoral Neck Fractures
By PeekMed on March 17, 2017

The continuous contact between the acetabulum and the femoral head-neck junction can cause a disorder of the hip joint called femoroacetabular impingement (FAI). This disorder causes...

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Orthopedic surgery

Pre-operative analysis for a total joint replacement
By PeekMed on October 7, 2016

Pre-operative planning should be a priority in primary total joint replacement, it either happens for the knee or hip.

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