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Orthopedic Surgery
Two doctors are operating on a patient's knee. The room is darkly lit and there is a light shining on the area of the body being operated on.
Orthopedic Surgery
06/30/2022
Researchers compared the use of a tourniquet vs tranexamic acid on individuals undergoing a total knee arthroplasty on the prevention of significant blood loss and the need for a blood transfusion.
06/30/2022
bone disorders
bone disorders
06/23/2022
Test your knowledge of the disease that results from a loss of blood supply to the bone by taking this short quiz based on facts from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin...
06/23/2022
Fractures
Fractures
06/14/2022
Your patient is a 72-year-old woman concerned about her risk of hip fracture. She tells you that as a child, she often drank 2 to 3 glasses of milk a day, but drinks far less now. She asks if she should...
06/14/2022

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bone disorders
bone disorders
06/23/2022
Test your knowledge of the disease that results from a loss of blood supply to the bone by taking this short quiz based on facts from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin...
06/23/2022
Fractures
Fractures
06/14/2022
Your patient is a 72-year-old woman concerned about her risk of hip fracture. She tells you that as a child, she often drank 2 to 3 glasses of milk a day, but drinks far less now. She asks if she should...
06/14/2022
Bone Fractures
Bone Fractures
04/12/2022
Your patient is a 67-year-old woman concerned about her risk of hip fractures. She tells you that she drinks milk and takes vitamin D supplements everyday but asks if there are any other lifestyle changes...
04/12/2022
Bone fractures
Bone fractures
02/24/2022
A 29-year-old inmate in a correctional center fell while in the recreation yard on November 19, 2016 and landed on his hand, hearing a loud popping sound. He immediately felt severe pain and his hand began...
02/24/2022
COVID-19
COVID-19
02/06/2022
A new study showed that patients with osteoporosis who experienced no delays in medication had maintained their bone health during the short-term stay-at-home order. Have your patients also maintained their...
02/06/2022

Clinical Insights

fibromyalgia syndrome
fibromyalgia syndrome
06/14/2022
Kevin Hackshaw, MD, answers our questions about his study that identified a blood test as a potential biomarker for the diagnosis of fibromyalgia and other rheumatic disorders.
06/14/2022
joint replacement
Bella Mehta, MBBS, MS
joint replacement
05/30/2022
Dr Mehta, from Hospital for Special Surgery, discusses her research about the impact of socioeconomic status on discharge disposition and 90-day readmission after elective total hip arthroplasty, and more. ...
05/30/2022
fracture
Sameer Naranje, MD
fracture
02/19/2022
In this podcast, Sameer Naranje, MD from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, discusses which groups are most at risk for osteoporosis, best practices for mitigating fracture risk in these populations,...
02/19/2022
Orthopedics
Timothy Bhattacharyya, MD
Orthopedics
05/20/2021
In this podcast, Timothy Bhattacharyya, MD, discusses declining trends in hip fractures seen over the last 40 years, how osteoporosis treatment efforts relate to these trends, and what factors have had the...
05/20/2021
Orthopedics
woman on steps
Orthopedics
04/29/2021
Dr O'Connor reviews 5 tips to help health care providers renew a commitment to improving their own health and fitness through exercise.
04/29/2021