Robert Teitge, MD, receives Patellofemoral Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award

Robert Teitge, MD, receives Patellofemoral Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award

Robert Teitge, MD, received the Patellofemoral Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award during the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting in New Orleans. A senior...

Collarbone (clavicle) pain: 8 causes

Collarbone (clavicle) pain: 8 causes

The collarbone, also known as the clavicle, extends from the shoulder to the breastbone. The collarbone is among the most likely to fracture. Blunt force applied to an...

Philly start-up is preventing hip fractures with its high-tech belt

Philly start-up is preventing hip fractures with its high-tech belt

Fall. ‘Pop.’ Air bag. A Montco start-up is out to prevent hip fractures with a high-tech belt (The Inquirer in Philly) Zane McKinney’s business card says he’s a product...

Clinical Results of Fixed-Bearing and Rotating-Platform Total Knee Prostheses

Clinical Results of Fixed-Bearing and Rotating-Platform Total Knee Prostheses

The ultimate goals of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) are pain relief and restoration of knee motion and clinical performance. During the past 50 years, the designs of the...

Can Dislocation of a Constrained Liner Be Salvaged With... : Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®

Can Dislocation of a Constrained Liner Be Salvaged With... : Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®

Background Revision THA to treat recurrent instability can itself be complicated by recurrent instability, and when this occurs, this problem is difficult to treat. Some...

Metastatic Spine Care

Metastatic Spine Care

A newly published algorithm helps coordinate the multidisciplinary care needed to help patients with spinal metastases live longer with less pain and better quality of life,...

Lateral foot pain: Symptoms, causes, and treatment

Lateral foot pain: Symptoms, causes, and treatment

Lateral foot pain can cause a variety of symptoms, most of which depend on which part of the foot is affected. Lateral foot pain can have many causes. Most of them arise from...

About the Hip Joint

About the Hip Joint

The hip is the body’s second largest weight-bearing joint (after the knee). It is a ball and socket joint at the juncture of the leg and pelvis. The rounded head of the femur...

Chlorhexidine Antiseptic Irrigation Eradicates... : Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®

Chlorhexidine Antiseptic Irrigation Eradicates... : Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®

Background Antiseptic and antibacterial solutions used for intraoperative irrigation are intended to kill bacteria and thereby decrease the incidence of surgical site...

Easy Treatments Help Relieve the Pain of Achilles Tendonitis

Easy Treatments Help Relieve the Pain of Achilles Tendonitis

Achilles Tendonitis (Tendinitis) is a common injury in runners and other athletes who play sports that requires lots of running mileage, particularly stop and starts run often...

The secret weapon for Orthopedic startups

The secret weapon for Orthopedic startups

Ellipse was a VC funded startup without any bench strength in orthopedics. I joined in 2012 as the VP R&D. On paper, we had nothing. We had meager sales, finite funding, very...

Clinical and Radiologic Outcomes of Metatarsophalangeal Hemiarthroplasty

Clinical and Radiologic Outcomes of Metatarsophalangeal Hemiarthroplasty

Clinical and Radiologic Outcomes of Metatarsophalangeal Hemiarthroplasty: A Review of 12 Consecutive Cases Florian Wanivenhaus, MD; Jacqueline Fust, MD; Matthias Erschbamer, MD,...