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  • Most dislocated hips placed within ‘safe zone’ during THA, study finds

    Source: Healio DALLAS — During their minimum 2-year follow-up, researchers here reported a 1.9% rate of subsequent dislocation after total hip arthroplasty in a contemporary practice and noted 58% of these cases had an acetabular socket position within the Lewinnek safe zone. “Most contemporary total hip arthroplasties that dislocate are within the Lewinnek safe zone,” […]

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  • Older patients still fastest-growing demographic for TKA

    Source: Healio Despite total knee arthroplasty becoming more prevalent in patients younger than 65 years of age, the main demographic of growth is still among patients older than 65, according to recent study data. Researchers compared 1999 to 2008 U.S. census data for individuals 18 to 44 years old, 45 to 64 years old, and […]

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  • Antibiotic cement during primary TKA may not decrease infection rates

    Source: Healio Judicious risk-stratified usage of antibiotic cement during primary total knee arthroplasty may not decrease infection at 1 year, according to study results. Researchers retrospectively reviewed data for 3,292 patients who underwent primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Patients were grouped into cohorts based on whether their surgery involved plain or antibiotic cement, or if […]

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  • No functional differences found between short-, straight-stem THA implants

    Source: Healio Recently published study data indicated short-stem and straight-stem implants for total hip arthroplasty exhibited no significant differences in functional outcome measures. Researchers conducted a randomized, double-blinded study of 80 patients who underwent total hip arthroplasty (THA). Patients were grouped by whether their THA utilized a short-stem or conventional straight-stem implant. Radiological and functional […]

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  • New Knee Implant Saves the Ligaments

    Source: MedicalXpress A new total knee replacement that saves all of the ligaments can make a person’s knee feel and move just like the original. During a traditional total knee replacement, the surgeon must remove the "island" of bone to which the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) are attached. The […]

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  • Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” Award – Orthopaedic Surgery 2014

    Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” Award – Orthopaedic Surgery 2014

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  • America’s Top Orthopedist Award, Consumers Research Council of America

    America’s Top Orthopedist Award Consumers Research Council of America Total Joint Replacement 2007-2013

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  • Testimonial of Jesse

    "For nine months after my wife’s first knee surgery (performed by another doctor), she couldn’t move as well as she can now in just three weeks after her revision knee surgery with Dr. Goldman." – Jesse

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  • Testimonial of Marva

    "I came here in a lot of pain from my first knee surgery with another doctor. Dr. Goldman assured me that he would fix my knee. And that’s what he did. Dr. Goldman is such a nice person." – Marva

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  • FDA approves Eliquis® (apixaban) to reduce the risk of blood clots following hip or knee replacement surgery

    Source: Medical News Today Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Pfizer Inc. has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a Supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for Eliquis (apixaban) for the prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis (DVT), which may lead to pulmonary embolism (PE), in patients who have undergone hip or knee replacement surgery. […]

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