The Latest Clinical Articles in Orthopedics

1Mortality in patients treated with extended duration dual antiplatelet therapy after drug-eluting stent implantation: A pairwise and Bayesian network meta-analysis of randomised trialsThe Lancet, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article  Evidence Based Medicine
2Evaluation of the immediate effect of acupuncture on pain, cervical range of motion and electromyographic activity of the upper trapezius muscle in patients with nonspecific neck pain: study protocol for a randomized controlled trialTrials, March 26, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
3The reliability and validity of cervical auscultation in the diagnosis of dysphagia: A systematic reviewClinical Rehabilitation, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
4Effectiveness and safety of arthroscopic versus open Bankart repair for recurrent anterior shoulder dislocation: a meta-analysis of clinical trial dataArchives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article  Evidence Based Medicine
5Massachusetts health reform and disparities in joint replacement use: difference in differences studyBMJ, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article
6Clinical experience with novel oral anticoagulants for thromboprophylaxis after elective hip and knee arthroplastyArteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article
7A feasibility randomised controlled trial of pre-operative occupational therapy to optimise recovery for patients undergoing primary total hip replacement for osteoarthritis (PROOF-THR)Clinical Rehabilitation, March 26, 2015  Clinical Article
8A cost analysis of internal fixation versus nonoperative treatment in adult midshaft clavicle fractures using multiple randomized controlled trialsJournal of Orthopaedic Trauma, March 26, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine
9Risk factors for reoperation and mortality after the operative treatment of tibial plateau fractures in Ontario, 1996–2009Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, March 26, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine
10Management of distal femur fractures with modern plates and nails: state of the artJournal of Orthopaedic Trauma, March 26, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine
1American College of Physicians joins HHS in accelerating alternative payment methods through ‘Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network’ American College of Physicians News, March 26, 2015
2Joint fluid harbors bacterial clumps after joint replacement despite pre-surgery antibioticsThomas Jefferson University News, March 19, 2015
3UF researchers identify which patients are at risk for continued pain after orthopedic surgeryUF Health, March 19, 2015
4Combating osteoporosis before a hip breaksLinköping University News, March 18, 2015
5A predisposition for disability? Toth and colleagues study molecular structure of muscle fibersUniversity of Vermont Health & Medicine News, March 16, 2015
6LiU prof busts medical mythsLinköping University News, March 13, 2015
7PET/MR can effectively diagnose cause of unclear foot painThe Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) News, March 13, 2015
8Researchers tap stem cells to heal rotator cuff injuriesUniversity of Connecticut Health News, March 13, 2015
9Short hospital stay linked to increased risk of death following hip fractureUmeå University Faculty of Medicine News, March 13, 2015
10Harder-to-abuse OxyContin doesn't stop illicit useWashington University School of Medicine in St. Louis News, March 13, 2015

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