AAOS 2014 | Conference Coverage


New  research is being presented at AAOS 2014, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, from March 11-15 in New Orleans.

Meeting Highlights

Statins & VTE After Knee & Hip Replacements

Uncontrolled Diabetes Raises Risk for Post-TSA Complications

Postoperative “Doctor Shopping” & Narcotic Use in Orthopedic Patients

Gastric Bypass Improves Knee Pain & Function

Can Allergies Explain Postoperative Joint Replacement Pain?


News From the Meeting

Study Finds No Link between Years of Football Play and Neurocognitive Function in Adolescent Athletes

Pitchers Back in Game, but Not the Same After Surgery

Significant Head, Neck Injury Risk Associated with Extreme Sports

Universal Neuromuscular Training Reduces ACL Injury Risk in Young Athletes

Bupivacaine Formula Cuts Narcotic Use

Study Identifies Genetic Differences in Gemale Athletes With ACL Injuries

2.5 Million Americans Living With an Artificial Hip, 4.7 Million With an Artificial Knee

New Research Generally Finds Comparable Outcomes for Outpatient, Inpatient Orthopedic Surgeries

Back Surgery Offers Long-Term Societal Benefits, According to New Study

Hip, Knee Replacements May Boost Cardiovascular Health in Osteoarthritis Patients

AAOS Opens in NOLA With Joint Repair Topping Agenda


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