AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINE ON: Treatment of Pediatric Diaphyseal Femur Fracture
- AAOS OKs new guideline for treatment of pediatric diaphyseal femur fractures. // Medical Device Daily;9/13/2009, p1
The article reports on the approval of a new clinical practice guideline for the treatment of pediatric diaphyseal femur fractures by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. There are several accepted treatment options for femur fracture, which is a very common childhood injury. Among the...
- AAOS approves new guideline for the treatment of pediatric diaphyseal femur fractures. Press, Robert // Infectious Diseases in Children;Sep2009, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p31
The article reports on a new clinical practice guideline approved by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons' (AAOS) Board of Directors for the treatment of pediatric diaphyseal femur fractures.
- What do you know about AAOS CPGs? Shuttari-Khan, Fareeha // AAOS Now;Aug2011, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p45
The article offers information on the webinar of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) on the development of clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) for the osteoporotic spinal fractures treatment on August 23, 2011.
- Board approves VTED prevention guidelines. Mont, Michael A. // AAOS Now;Oct2011, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p1
The article reports on the approval of the new clinical practice guideline (CPG) by the board of directors of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). It notes that the guideline aims to prevent venous thromboembolic disease (VTED) in patients undergoing elective hip or knee...
- Battered baby with multiple epiphyseal separations: case report and review of literature. Sen, Ramesh; Tripathy, Sujit; Agarwal, Amit; Tamuk, Tajir // European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology;Aug2011, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p423
Multiple epiphyseal separation in battered baby syndrome is a rare occurrence. We report epiphyseal separations of proximal tibia and distal humerus along with femoral shaft fracture in a child of two and half years of age. In the course of clinical, laboratory, and radiological examinations,...
- AAOS supports new concussion statement. // AAOS Now;Dec2011, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p7
The article reports on the availability of a new guidelines on mild traumatic brain injury conceptualized by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) that recommend athletes suspected of, or diagnosed with concussion not to be allowed to return play in the U.S.
- New CPG Workgroup Forming. // AAOS Now;Nov2012, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p42
The article presents information on clinical practice guideline (CPG) on the Surgical Management of Osteoarthritis of the Knee, to be developed by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), for which the Academy is seeking volunteers to participate on a workgroup.
- Preventing Venous Thromboembolic Disease in Patients Undergoing Elective Hip and Knee Arthroplasty. Jacobs, Joshua J.; Mont, Michael A.; Bozic, Kevin John; Valle, Craig J. Delia; Goodman, Stuart Barry; Lewis, Courtland G.; Yates Jr., Adolph "Chick" J.; Boggio, Lisa N.; Watters III, William C.; Turkelson, Charles M.; Wies, Janet L.; Sluka, Patrick; Hitchcock, Kristin // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;4/18/2012, Vol. 94-A Issue 8, p746
The article presents a summary of the recommendations of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons guideline for preventing thromboembolic disease in patients undergoing elective total hip and knee arthroplasty.
- Management of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries. Shea, Kevin G.; Carey, James L.; Richmond, John; Sandmeier, Robert; Pitts, Ryan T.; Polousky, John D.; Chu, Constance; Shultz, Sandra J.; Ellen, Mark; Smith, Angela; LaBella, Cynthia R.; Anderson, Allen F.; Musahl, Volker; Meyer, Gregory D.; Jevsevar, David; Bozic, Kevin J.; Shaffer, William; Cummins, Deborah; Murray, Jayson N.; Patel, Nilay // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;4/15/2015, Vol. 97 Issue 8, p672
The article offers clinical practice guidelines from orthopaedic surgeon organization American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) in the U.S. including radiographs, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and meniscal repair.