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Drain use in total knee arthroplasty is neither associated with a greater transfusion rate nor a longer hospital stay
PurposeIn recent years, the exclusion of a drain in total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is gaining popularity. This retrospective study aims to investigate a tertiary hospital’s experience with the use ofExpand
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Minimal Clinically Important Differences for American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Score in Hallux Valgus Surgery
Background: The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) score is one of the most common and adapted outcome scales in hallux valgus surgery. However, AOFAS is predominantly physician basedExpand
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Comparison of outcome measures from different pathways following total knee arthroplasty.
INTRODUCTION The benefits of extended inpatient rehabilitation following total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in local community hospitals (CHs) are unproven. Our study compared functional outcomes betweenExpand
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Down syndrome increases hospital length of stay in children with bronchiolitis
Background: Children with Down syndrome have an increased burden of respiratory infections. We hypothesized that children with Down syndrome hospitalized for bronchiolitis would stay longer comparedExpand
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Strain behavior of native and reconstructed medial patellofemoral ligaments during dynamic knee flexion - a cadaveric study
BackgroundSurgical reconstruction of the Medial Patello-Femoral Ligament (MPFL) has been recognized as an effective treatment for patients with instability despite conservative treatment. The purposeExpand
A Rare Cause of May-Thurner Syndrome Postarterial Intervention
May-Thurner syndrome (MTS) is rare condition thought to occur due to an anatomical variation. In MTS, there is left iliac vein compression by the right iliac artery and lumbar spine resulting in leftExpand
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ESICM LIVES 2016: part two
Introduction In addition to systemic hemodynamics, the management of neurocritically ill patients is often informed by neuromonitoring. In the absence of high-level evidence clinicians are oftenExpand
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Arthroplasty-CervicalP001 - Double Crush Syndrome of the Vertebral Artery Loop and Foraminal Stenosis Causing Monoparesis
Introduction: To report a case of monoparesis caused by a vertebral artery (VA) anomaly and foraminal stenosis treated with microvascular decompression by the posterior approach. Material andExpand