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Common orthopedic procedures lack high quality evidence, analysis reveals

Common orthopedic procedures lack high quality evidence, analysis reveals

Hospital prices must now be transparent. For many consumers, They’re still anyone’s guess.

Hospital prices must now be transparent. For many consumers, They’re still anyone’s guess.

Oral TXA is equally efficacious at preventing blood loss in orthopedic surgery, interim study suggests

Oral TXA is equally efficacious at preventing blood loss in orthopedic surgery, interim study suggests

New automated system may reduce opioid misuse

New automated system may reduce opioid misuse

Robotic technology enables ultraprecise, customized knee replacement procedure

Robotic technology enables ultraprecise, customized knee replacement procedure

Researchers find the "true" rate of dislocation following total hip replacement

Researchers find the "true" rate of dislocation following total hip replacement

Lateral flow test enables faster, accurate diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection

Lateral flow test enables faster, accurate diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection

Anticoagulant drug linked to greater risk of knee and hip replacements in patients with osteoarthritis

Anticoagulant drug linked to greater risk of knee and hip replacements in patients with osteoarthritis

Study shows overall rate of preoperative stress testing for hip and knee replacements

Study shows overall rate of preoperative stress testing for hip and knee replacements

Hip replacement surgeries at safety net hospitals linked to higher complications, mortality

Hip replacement surgeries at safety net hospitals linked to higher complications, mortality

Pandemic hampers reopening of joint replacement gold mine

Pandemic hampers reopening of joint replacement gold mine

Study shows higher hip replacement operations can yield better results

Study shows higher hip replacement operations can yield better results

As COVID testing soars, wait times for results jump to a week — or more

As COVID testing soars, wait times for results jump to a week — or more

Direct oral anticoagulant more effective in lowering risk of VTE after common orthopedic surgeries

Direct oral anticoagulant more effective in lowering risk of VTE after common orthopedic surgeries

Some hospitals continue with elective surgeries despite COVID-19 crisis

Some hospitals continue with elective surgeries despite COVID-19 crisis

DePuy Synthes receives European CE Mark for new BI-MENTUMTM Dual Mobility System

DePuy Synthes receives European CE Mark for new BI-MENTUMTM Dual Mobility System

Bundled-payment program for hip and knee replacement has not led to 'cherry-picking' of patients

Bundled-payment program for hip and knee replacement has not led to 'cherry-picking' of patients

Patients stuck with bills after insurers don’t pay as promised

Patients stuck with bills after insurers don’t pay as promised

A study of customized implant for revision hip replacement

A study of customized implant for revision hip replacement

Depression and anxiety can have negative impact on outcomes following hip surgery

Depression and anxiety can have negative impact on outcomes following hip surgery