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RCT: Metal pins no better than traditional plaster cast for a broken wrist.

21 Jan, 2022 | 09:51h | UTC

News Release: Metal pins no better than traditional plaster cast for a broken wrist – BMJ

Original Study: Surgical fixation with K-wires versus casting in adults with fracture of distal radius: DRAFFT2 multicentre randomised clinical trial – The BMJ

Commentary: Wrist fractures: study compares casting to surgical fixation – MedicalResearch.com

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


An updated overview of low back pain management.

21 Jan, 2022 | 09:23h | UTC

An Updated Overview of Low Back Pain Management – Asian Spine Journal

 


Shoulder injury related to SARS-CoV-2 vaccine administration.

18 Jan, 2022 | 09:40h | UTC

Shoulder injury related to SARS-CoV-2 vaccine administration – Canadian Medical Association Journal

 


Global, regional, and national burdens of hip osteoarthritis from 1990 to 2019: estimates from the 2019 Global Burden of Disease Study.

18 Jan, 2022 | 09:27h | UTC

Global, regional, and national burdens of hip osteoarthritis from 1990 to 2019: estimates from the 2019 Global Burden of Disease Study – Arthritis Research & Therapy

 


Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials: Impact of intraoperative intravenous magnesium on spine surgery.

18 Jan, 2022 | 09:19h | UTC

Impact of intraoperative intravenous magnesium on spine surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials – EClinicalMedicine

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Systematic Review: Foot orthoses for treating pediatric flat feet.

18 Jan, 2022 | 09:16h | UTC

Foot orthoses for treating paediatric flat feet – Cochrane Library

Summary: Foot orthoses for treating flat feet in children – Cochrane Library

 


Cluster randomized trial: no added value of duloxetine for patients with chronic pain due to hip or knee osteoarthritis.

16 Jan, 2022 | 22:59h | UTC

No added value of duloxetine for patients with chronic pain due to hip or knee osteoarthritis: a cluster randomised trial – Arthritis & Rheumatism

 


RCT: In older patients undergoing hip fracture surgery, regional anesthesia did not reduce the incidence of postoperative delirium compared to general anesthesia.

8 Jan, 2022 | 23:09h | UTC

Effect of Regional vs General Anesthesia on Incidence of Postoperative Delirium in Older Patients Undergoing Hip Fracture Surgery: The RAGA Randomized Trial – JAMA (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Commentary: China-wide study will boost understanding of fatal surgical complication – University of Birmingham

Related:

RCT: Spinal Anesthesia not Superior to General Anesthesia for Hip Surgery in Older Adults.

RCT: Similar long-term survival after combined epidural–general anesthesia vs. general anesthesia alone.

Delirium in Older Patients after Combined Epidural–General Anesthesia or General Anesthesia for Major Surgery: A Randomized Trial – Anesthesiology

 


Consensus Statement: Treatment of combined injuries to the anterior cruciate ligament and the medial collateral ligament complex.

17 Dec, 2021 | 08:38h | UTC

Treatment of Combined Injuries to the ACL and the MCL Complex: A Consensus Statement of the Ligament Injury Committee of the German Knee Society (DKG) – Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine

 


Management of Hip Fractures in Older Adults: Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline.

16 Dec, 2021 | 09:42h | UTC

Management of Hip Fractures in Older Adults Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Summary: Management of Hip Fractures in Older Adults – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

News Release: AAOS Updates Clinical Practice Guideline for Management of Hip Fractures in Older Adults

 


Management of patellar tendinopathy: a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomized studies.

16 Dec, 2021 | 08:35h | UTC

Management of patellar tendinopathy: a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomised studies – BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine

 


Review: Current issues in the use of opioids for the management of postoperative pain.

9 Dec, 2021 | 10:18h | UTC

Current Issues in the Use of Opioids for the Management of Postoperative Pain: A Review – JAMA Surgery (free for a limited period)

 


The risk of postoperative complications following major elective surgery in active or resolved COVID-19 in the United States – Major, elective surgery 0–4 weeks after Covid-19 is associated with greatly increased risk of postoperative complications; surgery performed 4–8 weeks after infection is still associated with an increased risk of pneumonia.

7 Dec, 2021 | 10:23h | UTC

The Risk of Postoperative Complications following Major Elective Surgery in Active or Resolved COVID-19 in the United States – Annals of Surgery

Related:

Guideline: SARS‐CoV‐2 infection, COVID‐19 and timing of elective surgery

Study from 116 countries suggests surgery should be delayed for at least seven weeks following a COVID-19 diagnosis to reduce mortality risk

ASA Guidance: Preoperative testing for COVID-19 is essential, regardless of vaccination.

Position statement: Perioperative management of post-COVID-19 surgical patients.

Cohort study: Postoperative in-hospital mortality of patients with COVID-19 infection was more than double that in patients without COVID-19

 


Pictorial Review: Spinal disorders mimicking infection.

5 Dec, 2021 | 23:10h | UTC

Spinal disorders mimicking infection – Insights into Imaging

 


Guideline Interventions for the management of acute and chronic low back pain.

30 Nov, 2021 | 10:15h | UTC

Interventions for the Management of Acute and Chronic Low Back Pain: Revision 2021 – Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


The musculoskeletal manifestations of Marfan Syndrome: diagnosis, impact, and management.

28 Nov, 2021 | 20:58h | UTC

The Musculoskeletal Manifestations of Marfan Syndrome: Diagnosis, Impact, and Management – Current Rheumatology Reports

 


Review: A Road Map of the Axial Spondyloarthritis Continuum.

24 Nov, 2021 | 08:27h | UTC

A Road Map of the Axial Spondyloarthritis Continuum – Mayo Clinic Proceedings

 


Opinion: Texting thumb, trigger finger, gamer’s thumb and other smartphone injuries.

24 Nov, 2021 | 08:24h | UTC

Texting Thumb, Trigger Finger, Gamer’s Thumb and Other Smartphone Injuries – Scientific American

 


Systematic Review | Prehabilitation and rehabilitation for major joint replacement.

21 Nov, 2021 | 22:41h | UTC

Prehabilitation and Rehabilitation for Major Joint Replacement – Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

See also:

Evidence Summary

Final Report

 


Systematic Review: Multidisciplinary rehabilitation for older people with hip fractures.

18 Nov, 2021 | 08:28h | UTC

Summary: Are mixed-speciality (multidisciplinary) teams the best way to help older people recover from hip fracture? – Cochrane Library

Original Study: Multidisciplinary rehabilitation for older people with hip fractures – Cochrane Library

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Consensus practice guidelines on interventions for cervical spine (facet) joint pain.

14 Nov, 2021 | 19:34h | UTC

Consensus practice guidelines on interventions for cervical spine (facet) joint pain from a multispecialty international working group – Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine

News release: Only certain patients with chronic neck pain need invasive procedures to treat it – BMJ

 


RCT: Extended follow-up of local steroid injection for carpal tunnel syndrome.

28 Oct, 2021 | 09:46h | UTC

Extended Follow-up of Local Steroid Injection for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Network Open

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


RCT: Platelet-rich intra-articular plasma injections do not improve symptoms and function in patients with ankle osteoarthritis.

27 Oct, 2021 | 01:26h | UTC

Effect of Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections vs Placebo on Ankle Symptoms and Function in Patients With Ankle Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA (free for a limited period)

Related:

RCT: No benefit from platelet-rich plasma injection for patients with debilitating Achilles tendinopathy.

M-A: Intra-articular saline injection is as effective as corticosteroids, platelet-rich plasma, and hyaluronic acid for hip osteoarthritis pain

 


Pragmatic randomized trial found similar rates of surgical site infectious with 2% alcoholic chlorhexidine skin preparation compared with povidone–iodine, or with triclosan-coated sutures compared with non-coated sutures.

26 Oct, 2021 | 01:52h | UTC

Reducing surgical site infections in low-income and middle-income countries (FALCON): a pragmatic, multicentre, stratified, randomised controlled trial – The Lancet

Commentaries:

Prevention of surgical site infection in low-resource settings – The Lancet

Urgent changes needed to global guidelines designed to stop surgical infection – University of Birmingham

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Management of patients with cervical spine trauma in the emergency department: a systematic critical appraisal of guidelines with a view to developing standardized strategies for clinical practice.

26 Oct, 2021 | 01:17h | UTC

Management of patients with cervical spine trauma in the emergency department: a systematic critical appraisal of guidelines with a view to developing standardized strategies for clinical practice – Internal and Emergency Medicine

 


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