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Providing practicing orthopaedic surgeons and trainees with an instrument to stay up to date with contemporary literature and new techniques within the rapidly-evolving field of Orthopaedic Surgery using a captivating format which is both educational and entertaining, delivered efficiently to complement a physician’s busy schedule.

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Providing practicing orthopaedic surgeons and trainees with an instrument to stay up to date with contemporary literature and new techniques within the rapidly-evolving field of Orthopaedic Surgery using a captivating format which is both educational and entertaining, delivered efficiently to complement a physician’s busy schedule.

    Hip Hemiarthroplasty: To Cement or Not to Cement? That is the Question!

    Hip Hemiarthroplasty: To Cement or Not to Cement? That is the Question!

    Hip Hemiarthroplasty: To Cement or Not to Cement? That is the Question!
    Eric Pang, MD
    Tim Wang, MD

    • 14 min
    Little Nugget: Risk Factors for Failure Following Plate Fixation of Diaphyseal Clavicle Fractures, July 2016

    Little Nugget: Risk Factors for Failure Following Plate Fixation of Diaphyseal Clavicle Fractures, July 2016

    Risk Factors for Failure Following Plate Fixation of Diaphyseal Clavicle Fractures
    Tim Wang, MD



    Little Nugget: Retrospective Multivariate Analysis evaluating the risk factors for nonunion, failure, infection following ORIF of Midshaft Clavicle Fractures.

    Further Resources
    Prognostic Factors for Reoperation After Plate Fixation of the Midshaft Clavicle.
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26131565

    • 3 min
    Little Nugget: Elbow Cross-Pinning for Persistent Post-Traumatic Instability, July 2016

    Little Nugget: Elbow Cross-Pinning for Persistent Post-Traumatic Instability, July 2016

    Elbow Cross-Pinning for Persistent Post-Traumatic Instability


    Tim Wang, MD







    Introduction of a new technique to maintain a concentric reduction in instances of acute and sub-acute post-traumatic instability, as well as review of complications of Hinged External Fixation














    Further Resources:


    Complications of Hinged External Fixation Compared With Cross-pinning of the Elbow for Acute and Subacute Instability


    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4048400/

    • 5 min
    Modern Perspectives on the Treatment of Clavicle Fractures: January 2015

    Modern Perspectives on the Treatment of Clavicle Fractures: January 2015

    Modern Perspectives on the Treatment of Clavicle Fractures

    Tim Wang, MD

    Julius Bishop MD




    Review of the recent data and randomized trials, as well as an interview with an Orthopaedic Traumatologist, regarding the management of midshaft clavicle fractures.




    Further Resources:

    Treatment of acute midshaft clavicle fractures: systematic review of 2144 fractures: on behalf of the Evidence-Based Orthopaedic Trauma Working Group.

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16056089




    Management of acute clavicle fractures.

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18803979




    Risk factors for nonunion after nonoperative treatment of displaced midshaft fractures of the clavicle.

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23824382




    Operative versus nonoperative care of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials.

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22419410




    Cochrane in CORR®: Surgical versus conservative interventions for treating fractures of the middle third of the clavicle.

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23740670

    • 23 min
    The Use of Antifibrinolytics in Orthopaedic Surgery

    The Use of Antifibrinolytics in Orthopaedic Surgery

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20190103
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24184325

    • 8 min
    Total Ankle Arthroplasty: What's the Evidence?

    Total Ankle Arthroplasty: What's the Evidence?

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18460685http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24430413

    • 9 min

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