USC Sports Medicine Research Fellow
Our research group is growing and we are seeking an additional ambitious, energetic student who is interested in a Sports Medicine Research Fellowship. Research topics will include biomechanic/kinematic and motion studies of the hip, knee, and shoulder, clinical outcomes studies in operative Sports Medicine patients, and studies pertaining to translational science of Sports Medicine. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - May 31, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

Hand Research Fellow - NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital/NYU Tisch Hospital New York
Job Opportunity: Hand Research Fellow Research Fellow – Hand Division – Department of Orthopedic Surgery  Location: NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital/NYU Tisch Hospital; New York, New York (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - May 24, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

Surgical Approaches to the Upper Limb for Trauma (Cadaveric Course)
An intensive, one day, cadaveric course covering surgical approaches to the upper limb with a focus on the management of trauma. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - May 21, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured CME Courses Events Source Type: news

New Ortho Residency - Providence-Providence Park Hospital in Southfield, Michigan
New Providence-Providence Park Hospital Orthopaedic Residency Program Accepting Applications for July 1, 2018 (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - May 10, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Residency News Source Type: news

Inaugural Oswestry Spinal Course
This two day course of clinically based lectures and interactive case based discussion addressing all areas of Spinal Imaging (including Trauma) serves as a focus to facilitate problem solving in the spine, utilising the various imaging modalities and their application in a number of practical scenarios. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - May 4, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured CME Courses Events Source Type: news

Two Day Spinal Imaging Course
This two day course of clinically based lectures and interactive case-based discussion addressing all areas of Spinal Imaging (including Trauma) serves as a focus to facilitate problem solving in the spine, utilising the various imaging modalities and their application in a number of pathological scenarios.  A series of lectures delivered by a Faculty including Musculoskeletal Radiologists, Spinal Surgeons and Specialists in Spinal Injury, followed by interactive case-based sessions with dedicated film reading and discussion. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - May 4, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured CME Courses Events Source Type: news

Digital Orthopedics - Virtual Solutions to New Implants and Protheses
Date / Time: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 / 9:00 am - 1:00 pm (optional hands-on until 3:30 pm)Location: Synopsys Germany Training Center, Aschheim/Dornach, Germany DirectionsFee: Free-to-attend. Pre-registration is required as places are limited (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 30, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Meetings Events Source Type: news

Newly Accredited ACGME Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at NYU Winthrop Hospital
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU Winthrop Hospital is pleased to announce our newly accredited ACGME residency training program in Orthopaedic Surgery.  The five year program will sponsor 15 residents (three in each year of training), and will begin recruiting three PGY-1 level residents for July 1, 2018.   (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 27, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Residency News Source Type: news

Fourth Annual MENA International Orthopaedic Congress
The Fourth Annual MENA International Orthopaedic Congress has been developed to provide an innovative and comprehensive overview of the latest developments in Orthopaedics. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 25, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Meetings Events Source Type: news

7th Annual Shoulder Course, Las Vegas 2018
The 7th Annual ICJR Shoulder Course is designed for orthopaedic surgeons with an interest in shoulder procedures. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 20, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Meetings Events Source Type: news

2018 ICJR East ISK Hip & Knee Course
This course is designed to meet the needs of orthopaedic surgeons, allied healthcare professionals, fellows and, residents whose scope of practice includes sports medicine and hip &knee arthroplasty. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 18, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured CME Courses Events Source Type: news

Dealing With an Injury? 5 Steps to Coping & Recovery
Whether it’s a sprained ankle or a concussion, dealing with an injury is never pleasant. This is especially true for athletes and other active individuals who often find their identities wrapped up in their sport of choice and athletic performance.   (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 15, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Viewpoints News Source Type: news

Routine radiographs rarely affect management of atraumatic shoulder pain
Findings published in the April 15 issue of the Journal of the AAOS suggest that routine radiographs rarely affect management of atraumatic shoulder pain, particularly among younger patients. Members of the research team conducted a diagnostic study of 343 patients.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 15, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Report finds orthopaedists second in physician compensation, with lowest percentage of women
Medscape has released its 2018 Physician Compensation Report. The report finds the mean compensation for orthopaedic surgeons to be $497,000, second to plastic surgeons at $501,000.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 15, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Newcastle Basic Knee Arthroscopy & ACL Course
Newcastle Basic Knee Arthroscopy & ACL Cadaveric Course 29th - 30th November 2018 This course is designed for surgeons aspiring to a career in orthopaedic surgery. This course will address arthroscopic techniques on the knee and ACL reconstruction and consist of hands-on minimal access workshop using fresh frozen cadaveric tissue. In addition it will cover clinical assessment of common knee conditions.     (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 13, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Meetings Events Source Type: news

[Accepting Applications] NYU Langone Orthopedics Shoulder and Elbow Research Fellowship 2018-2019
The NYU Langone Orthopedics Division of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery invites third and fourth-year medical students or medical school graduates to apply for a clinical research fellowship position.  A one-year minimum commitment is required. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 13, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

Physician online reviews often impacted by nonphysician factors
A study published in the April issue of the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings suggests that online physician reviews may often be affected by factors outside the control of the physician. The authors compared Press Ganey patient satisfaction survey (PSS) scores for 98 physicians who had negative online reviews against 82 matched physicians who had no negative online reviews.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 9, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Integrating patient partners into ambulatory care QI teams may help improve the patient experience
A study published in the April issue of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety suggests that integrating patient partners into ambulatory care quality improvement (QI) teams may help improve patients’ experience with care.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 9, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Casting or surgery may offer similar outcomes for unstable ankle fracture in older patients
A research letter from a study conducted in the United Kingdom and published in the March 27, 2018, issue of The Journal of the American Medical Association suggests that close contact casting or surgical treatment of unstable ankle fracture may offer equivalent ankle function for older adults.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 9, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

How has Medicare reimbursement for orthopaedics shifted over time?
A study published online in the journal Orthopedics examines trends in Medicare reimbursement for orthopaedic procedures. The researchers reviewed the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for Current Procedural Terminology code values for common orthopaedic and nonorthopaedic procedures from 2000 to 2016, and adjusted all prices to 2016-dollar values.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 9, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Malnutrition associated with negative outcomes after hip fracture surgery
According to a study published in the April issue of the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, malnutrition identified by increasing severity of hypoalbuminemia may be associated with poorer outcomes in the 30 days following hip fracture surgery.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - April 9, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Open Assistant Physician - UC Davis Health System 2018
UC Davis Health System's Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Physician position. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - March 16, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

Seton Hall University Spine Research Fellowship
Seton Hall University Spine Center under supervision of Dr. Arash Emami, chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery, invites all interested and qualified individuals to apply for a "two-year" orthopaedic research fellowship position with Arash Emami, M.D., Ki Hwang, M.D., Kumar Sinha, MD., and Michael Faloon, MD. This is a salaried position that will begin on or before June 1, 2018 and is open to all candidates who will be medical school graduates by that time. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - March 13, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

2018-2020 Clinical Research Position at Hospital for Special Surgery – Dr. Jose Rodriguez
SUMMARY: Dr. Jose Rodriguez’s Research Coordinator will be an integral member of the research team in compliance with all regulatory, institutional, and departmental requirements; participate in all aspects of research management and quality assurance of data for a specific project(s) as assigned, ensuring efficient operations.  Responsible for data management activities associated with clinical research at a departmental specific level.  Performs data collection, data entry and assists with manuscript writing.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - March 12, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

What issues surround the use of biologics in orthopaedics?
An article published online in AAOS Now summarizes an AAOS symposium on "Optimizing Clinical Use of Biologics in Orthopaedic Surgery," which was held Feb. 15-17, 2018.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - March 11, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Many opioids go unused after foot and ankle procedures
Patients are often prescribed more opioids than they need following orthopaedic foot and ankle procedures, opening up the potential for diversion, according to Paper 327, which was presented yesterday at the AAOS Annual Meeting.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - March 11, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Opioids may not be superior to a nonopioid regimen for chronic back or OA pain
A study published online in The Journal of the American Medical Association suggests that opioids may not be superior to nonopioid medications for moderate to severe chronic back pain or hip or knee osteoarthritis (OA) pain.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - March 11, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

13th Hanover Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty Course
2 days only shoulder 09 – 10 November 2018. Live surgeries, live clinical examination, live indication for surgery. Congress language German (simultaneous translation into English). (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - March 6, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured CME Courses Events Source Type: news

Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network
The Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network (RASN) is dedicated to providing up-to-date information and resources for rheumatoid arthritis patients. Our goal is simple. We want RA patients to know their options and fully understand their diagnosis. You can take steps, right now, to improve symptoms and your quality of life. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 26, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Viewpoints News Source Type: news

Escalating Geriatrics Population Driving Global Hips and Knees Reconstructive Market
The leading position that Smith & Nephew has achieved in the global hips and knees reconstructive market is a reflection of its wide range of innovative products that specialize in replacing knees with efficient procedures. Company’s popular knee systems include VERILAST technology knees and LEGION total knee system, whereas it offers ANTHOLOGY hip system, SYNERGY hip system, and SMF fermoral his system for the hips reconstructive segment of the market. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 25, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Industry News Source Type: news

Maladaptive pain-related responses may impact pain and performance levels of TKA patients
Findings from a study published online in the journal Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research suggest that surgeons should consider certain pain-related responses when assessing patients prior to total knee arthroplasty (TKA).  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 18, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

What is the long-term impact of surgical versus nonsurgical treatment of ACL rupture?
A study published online in The American Journal of Sports Medicine examines long-term outcomes for surgical and nonsurgical treatment approaches to anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture in high-level athletes.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 18, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Sports Medicine, Shoulder Reconstruction & Upper Extremity Surgery - Cleveland Clinic Florida
The Cleveland Clinic Florida Department of Orthopedics is pleased to offer a one-year combined Sports Medicine and Upper Extremity fellowship. Our combined fellowship offers unique opportunities to the aspiring Sports Medicine/Upper Extremity surgeons.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 18, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Fellowship News Source Type: news

Simpleware ScanIP
represents software for converting 3D image data (MRI, CT, micro-CT...) into models suitable for CAD, CAE, and 3D Printing applications in Orthopaedics.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 18, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Products News Source Type: news

Webinar: Simpleware for Medical Device Simulation
 Tue, Feb 27, 2018 - 2.00 PM - 3.00 PM GMT Join this webinar to learn how to build patient-specific models in Simpleware for the interdisciplinary area of medical science, simulation and product development. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 15, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Webcasts Events Source Type: news

UPDATED USC Sports Medicine Research Fellowship - Dr. Alex Weber (2018-2019)
The Keck Medical Center of the University of Southern California invites 3rd and 4th year medical students to apply for a one-year research fellowship position in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Section of Sports Medicine starting spring/summer 2018. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 15, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

Preoperative KOOS and SF-36 scores linked to risk of symptomatic knee OA after ACL reconstruction
A study published online in The American Journal of Sports Medicine suggests that lower preoperative Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS) and SF-36 scores may be linked to increased risk of symptomatic knee osteoarthritis (OA) after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 10, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Distal tibial allograft reconstruction and Latarjet may offer similar outcomes for recurrent anterior shoulder instability
According to a study published online in The American Journal of Sports Medicine, fresh distal tibia allograft (DTA) reconstruction and the Latarjet procedure may offer similar outcomes for recurrent anterior shoulder instability.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 10, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

" Running two rooms " may be safe for certain arthroplasty procedures
A study published online in The Journal of Arthroplasty suggests that "running two operating rooms" may not compromise patient safety or outcomes for hip or knee arthroplasty procedures.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 10, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

More than one in ten NSAID users may exceed recommended daily limits
Data from a study published online in the journal Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety suggest that many NSAID users exceed the daily recommended limits of such drugs.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 10, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

2018-2019 Sports Medicine Research Fellowship at Rush University Medical Center – Dr. Nikhil Verma
2018-2019 Sports Medicine Research Fellowship at Rush University Medical Center – Dr. Nikhil Verma (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 9, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Job Opportunities News Source Type: news

Primer Course in Diagnosis Bone Lesions 16 May 2018
This one day course aims to provide a primer for dealing with non-traumatic bone lesions.  Each subject will be introduced with a short overview of typical imaging features, followed by the review of multiple cases of the same pathology in its various guises.  The differential diagnosis will be outlined.  This course aims to give a grounding in how to approach bone lesions for all specialities looking at bone radiographs.  The main emphasis will be  on radiographic appearances but other imaging modalities will be included. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 8, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured CME Courses Events Source Type: news

Oswestry ORLAU Gait Course 27-29 June 2018
This course will provide a unique insight into why we walk the way we do. It will provide a mixture of lectures, practical workshops and patient case studies in small groups to help the delegates understand and interpret both 2-D video vector analysis and 3-D gait analysis. A multi-disciplinary approach will give participants an awareness of how gait analysis can then guide our management of mobility problems to improve patient outcomes. (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - February 6, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured CME Courses Events Source Type: news

Laser therapy may reduce pain more quickly than shock wave therapy for patients with plantar fasciitis
According to a study published online in the journal Foot & Ankle International, low-level laser therapy (LLLT) may be more effective than extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) in short-term pain reduction for patients with plantar fasciitis.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - January 28, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Synovial fluid markers may indicate risk of cartilage degeneration for patients undergoing ACL repair
Data from a study published online in The American Journal of Sports Medicine suggest that synovial fluid profile may help predict articular cartilage degeneration following anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repair.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - January 28, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

What factors are linked to unplanned returns to the ED after elective, outpatient Rotator Cuff Repair?
A study published online in the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery looks at unplanned visits to the emergency department (ED) following elective outpatient rotator cuff repair (RCR).  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - January 28, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Discharging patients to home after Total Joint Replacement may be safe, even when they live alone
Data from a study published in the Jan. 17 issue of The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery suggest that it may be safe for total joint arthroplasty (TJA) patients to be discharged directly home, even if they live alone.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - January 28, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

13th Hanover Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty Course
2 days only shoulder. Live surgeries. Live clinical examination. Live indication for surgeryCongress language German (simultaneous translation into English) (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - January 24, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Meetings Events Source Type: news

Preoperative PT intervention linked to reduced PT time for certain arthroplasty patients
According to a study published in the January issue of the journal Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, a one-on-one preoperative physical therapy (PT) education session along with web-based information may help reduce time to PT discharge for patients undergoing unilateral total hip arthroplasty (THA) or total knee arthroplasty (TKA).  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - January 21, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news

Where does degenerative rotator cuff tears (RCTs) generally initiate?
Findings from a study conducted in Korea and published online in The American Journal of Sports Medicine suggest that many degenerative rotator cuff tears (RCTs) may originate from approximately 9 to 10 mm posterior to the biceps tendon.  (Source: Orthogate - Latest News)
Source: Orthogate - Latest News - January 21, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Featured Editors Choice News Source Type: news