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Hip and knee replacement patients using fewer opioids to manage ... - Medical Xpress



National Pain Report
 
Hip and knee replacement patients using fewer opioids to manage ... 
Medical Xpress
Opioid use in patients recovering from hip and knee replacement decreased by one-third between 2006 and 2014, reflecting success in efforts to promote a ...
Hip and knee replacement patients using fewer opioids to manage pain after surgery EurekAlert (press release)

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Research finds decrease in opioid use among patients recovering from hip and knee replacement - News-Medical.net



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Research finds decrease in opioid use among patients recovering from hip and knee replacement 
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Opioid use in patients recovering from hip and knee replacement decreased by one-third between 2006 and 2014, reflecting success in efforts to promote a multimodal approach to pain management (using a variety of methods to manage pain) rather than ...

 


5 alternatives to total knee replacement surgery - KTAR.com



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5 alternatives to total knee replacement surgery 
KTAR.com
According to the Arthritis Foundation, 1 in 2 adults will develop symptoms of knee osteoarthritis ? a breakdown of cartilage or the cushions between bones ? during their lives. Osteoarthritis causes pain, swelling and stiffness, and affects people of ...

 


Knee Replacement Surgery - NewsChannel5.com



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Knee Replacement Surgery 
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If you are thinking about knee replacement surgery there are many things you need to take into consideration. Dr. Michael Christie joins us to tell us more. This segment is sponsored by the Southern Joint Replacement Institute. Show Caption Hide Caption.

 


Texas patient undergoes new type of knee replacement - KPRC Houston



KPRC Houston
 
Texas patient undergoes new type of knee replacement 
KPRC Houston
SAN ANTONIO - (KSAT) -- A new kind of operation that shortens the time of the procedure and promises to reduce recovery time is now available in San Antonio. Baptist Orthopedic Hospital is offering Stryker's robotic arm-assisted total knee application ...

 


Total ankle replacement becomes more common as treatment ... - Washington Post



Washington Post
 
Total ankle replacement becomes more common as treatment ... 
Washington Post
Once disparaged as borderline quackery, the total ankle replacement is gaining acceptance as a treatment for crippling arthritis and serious injuries. For years ...
Ankle replacement no longer disparaged as borderline quackery Santa Fe New Mexican

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Will Cementless Total Knee Replacements 'Mako' a Comeback? - Medical Device and Diagnostics Industry



Medical Device and Diagnostics Industry
 
Will Cementless Total Knee Replacements 'Mako' a Comeback? 
Medical Device and Diagnostics Industry
Stryker took its time introducing its robotic-assisted total knee arthroplasty application for its Mako system. Now, within seven months, the company launched that system and landed FDA clearance to use it in cementless total knee replacement procedures.

 


Rolling Meadows pastor practiced what he preached - Chicago Daily Herald



Chicago Daily Herald
 
Rolling Meadows pastor practiced what he preached 
Chicago Daily Herald
He had recently entered Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge for a double knee replacement, but complications, including a blood clot, followed. Taylor founded Quest about four years ago, after coming to the Arlington Heights area from ...

 


Surgeon performs first robotic-assisted knee replacement in ... - The News Herald



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Surgeon performs first robotic-assisted knee replacement in ... 
The News Herald
PANAMA CITY ? You're never too old to learn something new. After performing ?hundreds and hundreds? of total knee replacements in his career, Dr. Steven ...
Surgeon Executes First Robot-Assisted Knee Replacement Surgery in My Panhandle

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Bigger Waistline Limits Mobility After Hip/Knee Replacement - MedPage Today



Bigger Waistline Limits Mobility After Hip/Knee Replacement 
MedPage Today
Obesity limits late-life mobility in older women who undergo total joint replacement (TJR) -- either total hip replacement (THR) or total knee replacement (TKR). In a prospective study of women 65 to 79 years old who participated in the Women's Health ...