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The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons has made this podcast available for listeners interested in discussion of the latest scientific advancements, research findings and advocacy activities in the hip and knee arthroplasty profession.

AAHKS Amplified American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.8 • 26 Ratings

The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons has made this podcast available for listeners interested in discussion of the latest scientific advancements, research findings and advocacy activities in the hip and knee arthroplasty profession.

    Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 3

    Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 3

    In this 3-part podcast series, Patient and Public Relations Committee members Dr. Jonathan Danoff, Dr. Matt Bullock and Chair Dr. Brett Levine are joined by experienced Perioperative Internal Medicine Physicians Dr. Peter Caccavallo and Dr. William Wallace to provide education regarding the importance of perioperative optimization, how various modifiable risk factors can be addressed, as well as how patients can prepare for their upcoming joint replacement operation. The discussion includes guidance on risk factors such as nasal colonization with bacteria, antibiotic allergy and medication selection, how to set up the home prior to surgery, and the importance of pre-operative rehabilitation. For more guidance and resources for patients, please visit our Patient Education site at hipknee.aahks.org.

     

     

    In This Episode:



    Jonathan R. Danoff, MD

    Matthew W. Bullock, DO, MPT

    Brett R. Levine, MD, MS

    Peter Caccavallo, MD

    William Wallace, MD

    • 15 min
    Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 2

    Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 2

    In this 3-part podcast series, Patient and Public Relations Committee members Dr. Jonathan Danoff, Dr. Matt Bullock and Chair Dr. Brett Levine are joined by experienced Perioperative Internal Medicine Physicians Dr. Peter Caccavallo and Dr. William Wallace to provide education regarding the importance of perioperative optimization, how various modifiable risk factors can be addressed, as well as how patients can prepare for their upcoming joint replacement operation. The discussion includes guidance on risk factors such as hypercoaguability or thromboembolic history, management of immunosuppressive medications, dental care, anemia, intraarticular injections, and mental health disorders. For more guidance and resources for patients, please visit our Patient Education site at hipknee.aahks.org.

    In This Episode

    Jonathan R. Danoff, MD

    Matthew W. Bullock, DO, MPT

    Brett R. Levine, MD, MS

    Peter Caccavallo, MD

    William Wallace, MD

    • 17 min
    Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 1

    Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 1

    In this 3-part podcast series, Patient and Public Relations Committee members Dr. Jonathan Danoff, Dr. Matt Bullock and Chair Dr. Brett Levine are joined by experienced Perioperative Internal Medicine Physicians Dr. Peter Caccavallo and Dr. William Wallace to provide education regarding the importance of perioperative optimization, how various modifiable risk factors can be addressed, as well as how patients can prepare for their upcoming joint replacement operation. The discussion includes guidance on risk factors such as nicotine use, obesity, malnutrition, and diabetes management. For more guidance and resources for patients, please visit our Patient Education site at hipknee.aahks.org.

    In This Episode

    Jonathan R. Danoff, MD

    Matthew W. Bullock, DO, MPT

    Brett R. Levine, MD, MS

    Peter Caccavallo, MD

    William Wallace, MD

    • 25 min
    Discharge Options After Joint Replacement

    Discharge Options After Joint Replacement

     

    In this episode, Patient and Public Relations Committee members Dr. Arjun Saxena, Dr. Matthew Bullock and Chair Dr. Brett Levine are joined by Nurse Navigator Elise Teets and Joint Replacement Program Manager Kristie Kelley to provide education surrounding discharge options for patients following their total joint replacement. The discussion includes guidance on rehabilitation, home care, medication and day to day activities following surgery. For more guidance and resources for patients, please visit our Patient Education site at hipknee.aahks.org.

    In This Episode



    Matthew W. Bullock, DO, MPT, AAHKS Patient and Public Relations Committee

    Brett R. Levine, MD, MS, Chair, AAHKS Patient and Public Relations Committee

    Arjun Saxena, MD, MBA, AAHKS Patient and Public Relations Committee

    Kristie Kelley, Joint Replacement Program Manager, Marshall Orthopaedics

    Elise Teets, NP, Lead Nurse Navigator, Rothman Institute

    • 41 min
    The YAG Augment: Season 1, Episode 4

    The YAG Augment: Season 1, Episode 4

    • 40 min
    Is it Safe? Using Big Heads and Small Acetabular Components in Total Hip Arthroplasty

    Is it Safe? Using Big Heads and Small Acetabular Components in Total Hip Arthroplasty

    This paper was presented at the 30th AAHKS Annual Meeting and was awarded the Lawrence D. Dorr Surgical Techniques & Technologies Award. The discussion in this episode covers the combination of large heads and small acetabular components in total hip arthroplasty and the risk of early and long-term implant failure. The study looked at 825 patients from 2000 to 2016 with 10 year follow up. Read the abstract here.

    In This Episode

    Stefano A. Bini, MD

    Joseph D. Maratt, MD

    Courtney E. Baker, MD

    Robert T. Trousdale, MD

    • 24 min

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