Arthroplasty Today June Issue Highlights What Patients are Reading: Hip and Knee Replacements are Common but not Always Successful AAHKS Creates New Committee: Young Arthroplasty Group AAHKS Comments on CMS IPPS Proposed Rule
A study published in the Journal of Orthopaedic Research, “Urinary markers predict bone problems after hip replacement,” reports on the discovery of urinary markers that can predict osteolysis after total hip arthroplasty. Investigators claim that the biomarkers could predict signs long before imaging – “in some cases 6 years before a diagnosis was made,” according to an article… Read More
The following stories were the most clicked in the weekly AAHKS News in April 2018: New PJI Algorithm to be Presented at AAHKS Spring Meeting Today is Match Day 2018! What Patients are Reading: Baby Boomer Expectations after TJA Orthopaedists Would Do It All Over Again Read the AAHKS News blog at www.aahks.org/aahks-news
The following AAHKS News articles were the most clicked in March 2018: Perioperative or Postoperative Antibiotics White Paper in Arthroplasty Today Gives AAHKS Position New Patient Education from AAHKS: Metal Allergy Sensitivity New Patient Education from AAHKS: Decreasing Your Risk of Infection JAMA Editorial Suggests TJR Cost Savings MedPAC Recommends MIPs Elimination – FAQ Visit the AAHKS News… Read More
The following articles from AAHKS News were the most clicked in February of 2018: Actor Alec Baldwin Receives THR BPCI Advanced Forum Covers TJR Issues AAHKS Interprets Two-Midnight Rule for TKA CMS Makes 2017 Performance Scores Available To read past AAHKS News articles, visit the blog at www.aahks.org/aahks-news
The following articles were the most clicked last month: What Patients are Reading: What You Must Know About Joint Replacement CMS Announces New BPCI Advanced Episode Payment Model Getting a Good Night’s Sleep Popular on AAHKS Website AAHKS Interprets Two-Midnight Rule for TKA Read AAHKS news archives at www.AAHKS.org/aahks-news.