Arthroplasty News

  • Obesity Linked to Disability After Joint Surgery People who undergo joint surgery, such as joint replacements for arthritis, are more likely to become dependent in the years following surgery if they are obese, researchers say.
  • Knee Surgery Outcomes Linked With Education Level Patients who live in low-income communities and lack a college education may have worse pain after knee replacement surgery than their more educated neighbors, a recent study suggests.

Arthroplasty Perspective

  • Better Arthroplasty Outcomes, Hope in Scleroderma, and More Medscape speaks with Drs Susan Goodman and Robert Spiera about their research and others presented at the 2017 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting.
  • 2017 Advances in Rheumatology Dr Kevin Deane reviews new trials, new treatments, and other major breakthroughs in rheumatology over the past year.

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