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Systematic Review | Interventions for improving mobility after hip fracture surgery in adults.

14 Sep, 2022 | 13:11h | UTC

Interventions for improving mobility after hip fracture surgery in adults – Cochrane Library

Summary: Do mobility strategies improve and restore mobility after hip fracture surgery in adults? – Cochrane Library

 

Commentary from the author on Twitter

 


Opinion | Tranexamic acid for safer surgery: the time is now.

7 Sep, 2022 | 12:37h | UTC

Tranexamic acid for safer surgery: the time is now – British Journal of Surgery

Related:

#ACC22 – RCT: Tranexamic acid reduces the risk of bleeding in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery.

Update on applications and limitations of perioperative tranexamic acid.

RCT | Effect of high- vs. low-dose tranexamic acid infusion on need for red blood cell transfusion and adverse events in patients undergoing cardiac surgery.

Safety of tranexamic acid in hip and knee arthroplasty in high-risk patients – this large observational study did not show an increased risk for venous thromboembolism, myocardial infarction, seizures, ischemic strokes, or transient ischemic attacks, irrespective of patient high-risk status at baseline

M-A: Intravenous tranexamic acid in surgical patients is not associated with increased risk of thromboembolic events and mortality

 


RCT | Enoxaparin (40 mg/d) is superior to aspirin (100 mg/d) for the prevention of thromboembolism in patients undergoing hip or knee arthroplasty.

25 Aug, 2022 | 12:12h | UTC

Effect of Aspirin vs Enoxaparin on Symptomatic Venous Thromboembolism in Patients Undergoing Hip or Knee Arthroplasty: The CRISTAL Randomized Trial – JAMA (free for a limited period)

Editorial: Thromboprophylaxis After Hip or Knee Arthroplasty – JAMA

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


RCT | Small trial suggests intraosseous morphine may decrease postoperative pain and pain medication use after total knee arthroplasty.

15 Aug, 2022 | 12:03h | UTC

Intraosseous Morphine Decreases Postoperative Pain and Pain Medication Use in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Double-Blind, Randomized Controlled Trial – The Journal of Arthroplasty

News Release: A new way to control pain after knee replacement surgery – Houston Methodist

 


Retrospective cohort study | In patients with recurrent prosthetic joint infection after attempted surgical eradication, chronic antibiotic suppression may be a reasonable strategy in patients who lack or refuse further surgical treatment options.

10 Aug, 2022 | 12:17h | UTC

Predictors of Success with Chronic Antibiotic Suppression for Prosthetic Joint Infections – The Journal of Arthroplasty (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Commentary: Chronic antibiotic suppression may successfully treat periprosthetic joint infections – Healio (free registration required)

 


A guide to regional analgesia for total knee arthroplasty.

20 Jul, 2022 | 12:13h | UTC

A guide to regional analgesia for Total Knee Arthroplasty – Efort Open Reviews

 


Retrospective Cohort Study | The impact of frailty on short-term mortality following primary total hip and knee arthroplasty due to osteoarthritis.

20 Jul, 2022 | 11:50h | UTC

The impact of frailty on short-term mortality following primary total hip and knee arthroplasty due to osteoarthritis – Age and Ageing

 


Registry-based cohort study | Modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors in hip fracture mortality in Norway, 2014 to 2018.

15 Jul, 2022 | 12:31h | UTC

Modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors in hip fracture mortality in Norway, 2014 to 2018 – The Bone & Joint Journal

 


M-A | Factors correlated with physical function 1 year after total knee arthroplasty in patients with knee osteoarthritis.

12 Jul, 2022 | 12:24h | UTC

Factors Correlated With Physical Function 1 Year After Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis – JAMA Network Open

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


2022 ACR Guideline for the perioperative management of antirheumatic medication in patients with rheumatic diseases undergoing elective total hip or total knee arthroplasty.

11 Jul, 2022 | 12:29h | UTC

2022 American College of Rheumatology/American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Guideline for the Perioperative Management of Antirheumatic Medication in Patients With Rheumatic Diseases Undergoing Elective Total Hip or Total Knee Arthroplasty – Arthritis Care & Research (PDF)

See also: Guideline Summary (PDF)

 


M-A of randomized trials | Tourniquet use in total knee arthroplasty and the risk of infection.

4 Jul, 2022 | 11:55h | UTC

Tourniquet use in total knee arthroplasty and the risk of infection: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials – Journal of Experimental Orthopaedics


M-A: Effectiveness of pharmacological-based interventions, including education and prescribing strategies, to reduce subacute pain after total hip or knee arthroplasty.

23 Jun, 2022 | 10:04h | UTC

Effectiveness of Pharmacological-Based Interventions, Including Education and Prescribing Strategies, to Reduce Subacute Pain After Total Hip or Knee Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials – Pain Medicine

Commentary: Multimodal Analgesia and Education Reduces Postoperative Arthroplasty Pain, Opioid Consumption – Rheumatology Advisor

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


M-A: Accuracy of Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography/ Computerized Tomography for diagnosing periprosthetic joint infections.

21 Jun, 2022 | 10:38h | UTC

A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis on the Accuracy of Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography/ Computerized Tomography for Diagnosing Periprosthetic Joint Infections – Frontiers in Surgery

 


M-A: Effect of intravenous dexamethasone on postoperative pain in patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty.

11 May, 2022 | 10:52h | UTC

Effect of Intravenous Dexamethasone on Postoperative Pain in Patients Undergoing Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis – Pain Physician

 


M-A: Comparison of different strategies in revision arthroplasty of the knee with severe bone loss.

4 May, 2022 | 10:32h | UTC

Comparison of Different Strategies in Revision Arthroplasty of the Knee with Severe Bone Loss: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Clinical Outcomes – Journal of Arthroplasty

 


RCT: Incisional negative pressure following high-risk direct anterior total hip arthroplasty.

4 May, 2022 | 10:35h | UTC

Randomized Controlled Trial of Incisional Negative Pressure Following High-Risk Direct Anterior Total Hip Arthroplasty – Journal of Arthroplasty

 


RCT: Among patients waiting for total knee arthroplasty with a BMI above 35, bariatric surgery before the procedure was associated with reduced risk of complications.

18 Apr, 2022 | 09:52h | UTC

Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Risk of Complications After Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Network Open

Commentary: Bariatric Surgery Before TKA Cuts Complications in Obese Patients – HealthDay

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


RCT: In patients undergoing knee replacement surgery, the administration of periarticular liposomal bupivacaine did not improve postoperative recovery or pain compared with bupivacaine hydrochloride alone.

13 Apr, 2022 | 10:16h | UTC

Efficacy of Liposomal Bupivacaine and Bupivacaine Hydrochloride vs Bupivacaine Hydrochloride Alone as a Periarticular Anesthetic for Patients Undergoing Knee Replacement: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Surgery

 


M-A: Impact of enhanced recovery pathways on safety and efficacy of hip and knee arthroplasty.

1 Apr, 2022 | 08:31h | UTC

Impact of enhanced recovery pathways on safety and efficacy of hip and knee arthroplasty: A systematic review and meta-analysis – World Journal of Orthopedics

Related:

Review: Enhanced recovery after surgery for major orthopedic surgery.

Complete List of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Guidelines (some guidelines are free)

 


Before-and-after study: Effectiveness of implementing a preventive urinary catheter care bundle in hip fracture patients.

29 Mar, 2022 | 08:33h | UTC

Effectiveness of implementing a preventive urinary catheter care bundle in hip fracture patients – Journal of Infection Prevention

News Release: Catheter infections went down after more preventive efforts – University of Gothenburg

 


International consensus meeting on venous thromboembolism in orthopedic surgery.

28 Mar, 2022 | 09:45h | UTC

Homepage: International Consensus Meeting on Venous Thromboembolism (free articles for a limited period)

Editorial

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: General

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE:: Foot & Ankle

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: Hand & Wrist

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: Hip & Knee

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: Oncology

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: Pediatric

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: Shoulder & Elbow

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: Sports

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: Trauma

Recommendations from the ICM-VTE: Spine

 


RCT: In patients with knee osteoarthritis, prehabilitation before total knee replacement did not improve functional outcomes.

25 Mar, 2022 | 08:32h | UTC

Effect of Prehabilitation Before Total Knee Replacement for Knee Osteoarthritis on Functional Outcomes: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Network Open

Commentary: Prehabilitation May Not Improve Knee Replacement Results – Medscape (free registration required)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Meta-analysis of randomized trials: benefits and harms of direct oral anticoagulation and low molecular weight heparin for thromboprophylaxis in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery.

10 Mar, 2022 | 10:48h | UTC

Benefits and harms of direct oral anticoagulation and low molecular weight heparin for thromboprophylaxis in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery: systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomised trials – The BMJ

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Updated guideline summary introduces new recommendations for use of medications around total hip and knee replacement.

10 Mar, 2022 | 10:45h | UTC

News release: Updated guideline introduces new recommendations for use of medications around total hip and knee replacement – American College of Rheumatology

Guideline Summary (full guideline not available yet): 2022 American College of Rheumatology/American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Guideline for the Perioperative Management of Antirheumatic Medication in Patients with Rheumatic Diseases Undergoing Elective Total Hip or Total Knee Arthroplasty – American College of Rheumatology

 


M-A: Surgical interventions for treating extracapsular hip fractures in older adults.

16 Feb, 2022 | 08:44h | UTC

Surgical interventions for treating extracapsular hip fractures in older adults: a network meta‐analysis – Cochrane Library

Summary: Which are the best treatments for hip fractures in older adults? – Cochrane Library

Author Interview: Interview with authors of Hip Fracture reviews

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


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