A group of eight amateur cyclists, including three orthopedic professionals, are training for a cycling race that starts Saturday, and crosses 12 states and climbs over 170,000 vertical feet. The group, Team Midwestern Blazing Saddles, is fundraising to provide free hip and knee replacement surgeries in underdeveloped countries as part of the nonprofit Operation Walk.
Industry payments to surgeons have received public attention, but little is known about the relationships between surgeons and medical device representatives. Medical device representatives (“device reps”) have become an integral part of operating room personnel. […]
Invivox – Who are the most influential surgeons on Social Media among orthopedists? Social media is lit up with medical innovators who inspire us, from top tweeter Kevin Pho, to LinkedIn leaders Hany Elrashidy and Ryan Labovitch. […]
Patients who get their knees replaced after enduring years of discomfort should expect to feel like their younger selves again, right? Not necessarily. About one-fourth of knee arthroplasty patients are dissatisfied with the surgery’s results, […]