Relying on non-continuous variables to measure medical outcomes may question the statistical significance of results, AAOS 2016 study shows.
C-reactive protein levels may not capture the real incidence of infection with less-virulent organisms, AAOS 2016 study shows.
A study presented at AAOS 2016 finds an elevated risk of complications from total hip replacement for ankylosing spondylitis patients.
Rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis are linked with an increased risk of complications from total knee arthroplasty, AAOS 2016 study finds.
Medicare quality improvement program leads to cost savings and improved care in knee surgery, say researchers who presented findings this week at AAOS 2016.
Hospital payer mix may be widening inequalities in care for low-socioeconomic status patients, shows a study presented at the 2016 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting in Orlando this week.
Synovectomy could lead to more complications in RA patients after total knee arthroplasty, shows a study presented at the 2016 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting in Orlando this week.