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July 19 - 21

ASHA Connect 2019

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

July 22 - 25

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts 2019 Myrtle Beach CME/CE Conference

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts

July 27 - 28

31st Annual Southwestern Regional Nurse Practitioner Symposium

Arizona Nurses Associaton

Aug. 13 - 16

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts 2019 Virginia Beach CME/CE Conference

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts

Sept. 10 - 13

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts 2019 Pensacola Beach CME/CE Conference

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts

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Latest Orthopedic and Rehab News


Prescribing Opioids For A Sprained Ankle?

While ankle sprain injuries are common, a new report from Michigan Medicine suggests that the rate of opioids prescribed to those patients have become uncommonly high. “The o...
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Study Reveals Children, Adults Born Without Hand Have Brain Functionality To Control Advanced Prosthetics

Three Charlotte hand surgeons have discovered that people of any age born without a hand already have the functionality needed to control a prosthetic device using only their ...
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New Report Details How Certified PAs Are Addressing Demands For More Specialty Providers

Four years after its initial publication, the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) has published the Statistical Report of Certified Physician ...
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Researchers Awarded Grant To Study Obesity In Children With Spina Bifida

Children with spina bifida, a congenital condition of the spine and spinal cord, have a higher rate of obesity compared to typically developing peers. One barrier to better pr...
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Does The Ketogenic Diet Improve Neurological Outcomes For Patients With Spinal Cord Injury?

In the first clinical trial of its kind, researchers hope to discover whether following the ketogenic diet will help patients with acute spinal cord injuries regain sensory an...
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Researchers Enhance Surgical Training With 3D Printing

When someone breaks or fractures a bone, orthopedic surgeons can set and stabilize it by drilling and placing medical screws into the damaged area. This technique of fracture ...
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Eggshells Can Help Grow, Heal Bones

Eggshells can enhance the growth of new, strong bones needed in medical procedures, a team of UMass Lowell researchers has discovered. The technique developed by UMass Lowell...
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Patients Are More Confident When Orthopaedic Surgeons Wear White Coats

Hospitalized patients express higher confidence in orthopaedic surgeons wearing white coats, suggests a study in Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research® (CORR®), a publica...
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Nerve Transfer Surgery Restores Hand Function And Elbow Extension In 13 Young Adults With Complete Paralysis

13 young adults with tetraplegia are able to feed themselves, hold a drink, brush their teeth, and write as a result of a novel surgical technique which connects functioning n...
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Hospitals Address Opioid Crisis Via Stewardship With Strong Pharmacist Involvement

As hospitals look for ways to stem the opioid crisis, a survey of health-system pharmacy directors released today found that most large health systems have active stewardship ...
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Young Athletes May Need One-Year Break After Knee Surgery

After surgical reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament, young athletes are now recommended to undergo at least a year's rehab and thorough testing before resuming kne...
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Local Teen’s Accident Highlights Need For Firework Safety

The sound of fireworks still makes Keon Johnson, 17, uneasy. It’s been four years since the Shelbyville, Tennessee, teen nearly lost his left hand after an artillery firework...
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T-Shirts, Cross-Functional Collaboration Create A Skin-First Culture At Temple University Hospital

3M and the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™ (WOCN®) announce the Dermal Defense Team at Temple University Hospital has received the eighth annual 3M Award for Exce...
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FDA Approves BOTOX® (onabotulinumtoxinA) For Pediatric Patients With Upper Limb Spasticity Product News

Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the company's supplemental biologics application (sBLA) for BOTOX® for the t...
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How To Safely Get Rid Of Unused Medications Share with your Patients

Every year, millions of Americans misuse or abuse prescription medications, sometimes leading to emergency room visits, addiction or even death. The problem has worsened amid ...
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Factors Orthopaedic Surgeons Should Consider When Prescribing Opioids

Orthopaedic surgeons are the third-highest physician prescribers of opioids, writing more than 6 million prescriptions a year. Because over-dispensing of opioids is a factor c...
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In Good Form: Muscle-Lengthening Exercises May Help Fatigued Dancers Improve Jump Performance, Prevent Injury

Exercises that lengthen leg muscles may help dancers counteract fatigue, preventing injury and allowing for a more perfected jump technique, suggests research being presented ...
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Arthritis And Exercise: Why It Helps To Be More Physically Active

More than 50 million U.S. adults have arthritis. Many experience severe joint pain and, likely because of their pain, don’t do much exercising if at all. But medical experts ...
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Hydrogel Offers Double Punch Against Orthopedic Bone Infections

Surgery prompted by automobile accidents, combat wounds, cancer treatment and other conditions can lead to bone infections that are difficult to treat and can delay healing un...
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First-Ever Successful Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm Without Brain Implants

A team of researchers from Carnegie Mellon University, in collaboration with the University of Minnesota, has made a breakthrough in the field of noninvasive robotic device co...
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Five Things Caregivers Can Do To Keep Senior Citizens Safe During Summer

Not everyone is aware that summer weather and activities may be challenging for older adults. Senior citizens react differently to hot weather than younger people. They are ty...
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Engineers 3D Print Flexible Mesh For Ankle And Knee Braces

Hearing aids, dental crowns, and limb prosthetics are some of the medical devices that can now be digitally designed and customized for individual patients, thanks to 3-D prin...
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Tailor-Made Prosthetic Liners Could Help More Amputees Walk Again

Researchers at the University of Bath have developed a new way of designing and manufacturing bespoke prosthetic liners, in less than a day. This potentially life-changing pr...
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Scaffold Helps Cells Repair Torn Meniscus In Lab Tests

About a million times a year, Americans with a torn meniscus in their knee undergo surgery in hopes of a repair. Certain tears can’t be fixed or won’t heal well, and many pati...
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Study Shows Healthcare Workers Often Care For Patients While Ill

Large numbers of healthcare workers risk transmitting respiratory viruses to patients and co-workers by attending work even when they have symptoms, according to a study publi...
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