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Mercy Medical Center secures top rank from Healthgrades for surgical care in Maryland

Mercy Medical Center secures top rank from Healthgrades for surgical care in Maryland

COPD patients have decreased survival and increased costs in the year after surgery

COPD patients have decreased survival and increased costs in the year after surgery

Injectable hydrogel suppresses infections and promotes healing around prosthetics

Injectable hydrogel suppresses infections and promotes healing around prosthetics

Study finds older knee replacement designs to be just as effective as newer models

Study finds older knee replacement designs to be just as effective as newer models

Weighing risks of a major surgery: 7 questions older Americans should ask their surgeon

Weighing risks of a major surgery: 7 questions older Americans should ask their surgeon

Partial knee arthroplasty yields faster functional recovery than total knee replacement

Partial knee arthroplasty yields faster functional recovery than total knee replacement

Metformin use associated with lower risk of joint replacement in people with type 2 diabetes

Metformin use associated with lower risk of joint replacement in people with type 2 diabetes

Study examines whether cortisone-like medicine can reduce pain after total knee arthroplasty

Study examines whether cortisone-like medicine can reduce pain after total knee arthroplasty

Mast cells in synovial tissue may explain why women report worse osteoarthritis pain than men

Mast cells in synovial tissue may explain why women report worse osteoarthritis pain than men

Obese patients undergoing knee replacement have higher risk of revision surgery, study finds

Obese patients undergoing knee replacement have higher risk of revision surgery, study finds

Sick profit: Investigating private equity’s stealthy takeover of health care across cities and specialties

Sick profit: Investigating private equity’s stealthy takeover of health care across cities and specialties

Study reports disparities in the use of regional anesthesia techniques

Study reports disparities in the use of regional anesthesia techniques

New study highlights how pain management practices are changing after surgery

New study highlights how pain management practices are changing after surgery

ERAS programs ease the effects of surgery and fast-track patient recovery

ERAS programs ease the effects of surgery and fast-track patient recovery

New evidence-based clinical guidelines expand patient eligibility for metabolic and bariatric surgery

New evidence-based clinical guidelines expand patient eligibility for metabolic and bariatric surgery

After Congress fails to add dental coverage, Medicare weighs limited benefit expansion

After Congress fails to add dental coverage, Medicare weighs limited benefit expansion

Advanced robotic systems as promising platforms for producing clinically useful tendon constructs

Advanced robotic systems as promising platforms for producing clinically useful tendon constructs

Hackensack Meridian Health becomes second in the world to implant Impella Bridge-to-Recovery heart pump

Hackensack Meridian Health becomes second in the world to implant Impella Bridge-to-Recovery heart pump

New gel-based cartilage substitute is stronger and more durable than the real thing

New gel-based cartilage substitute is stronger and more durable than the real thing

NHS Golden Jubilee orthopedic surgeons perform the first meniscal transplant in Scotland

NHS Golden Jubilee orthopedic surgeons perform the first meniscal transplant in Scotland