Hip & Knee publication Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research

Does Change in ESR and CRP Guide the Timing of Two-Stage Arthroplasty Reimplantation?

The percent change in serum ESR and CRP inflammatory markers before and after two-stage reimplantation for PJI was not associated with reinfection risk when controlling for ASA cla...

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Hip & Knee publication The Journal of Arthroplasty

Corrigendum to “Local Infiltration Analgesia With Liposomal Bupivacaine Improves Pain Scores and Reduces Opioid Use After Total Knee Arthroplasty: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial”

In place of intravenous morphine equivalent dose (MED), opioid consumption has been converted to oral MED using an updated set of conversion factors....

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Hip & Knee publication Arthroplasty Today

Are Reinfusion Drains Safe to Use with Periarticular Liposomal Bupivacaine? An Analysis of Systemic Bupivacaine Toxicity

Use of a reinfusion drain after PAI with liposomal bupivacaine in TJA appears safe, as bupivacaine levels in the autotransfused blood remains well below the reported minimu...

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Hip & Knee publication The Journal of Arthroplasty

Variability of Pelvic Orientation in the Lateral Decubitus Position: Are External Alignment Guides Trustworthy?

There is wide variation in pelvic orientation in lateral decubitus and frequent discrepancy in pelvic tilt and rotation between preoperative and intraoperative anteroposter...

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Hip & Knee publication The Journal of Arthroplasty

Inferomedial Hip Center Decreases Failure Rates in Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty for Crowe II and III Hip Dysplasia

The incidence of aseptic loosening and cup revision were lower when hip center was <1 cm superior and 1 cm lateral to the approximate femoral head center....

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