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American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Advocacy, Education, Research

‘Publications’

International Spotlight on September’s Arthroplasty Today

The latest issue of the open-access journal from AAHKS, Arthroplasty Today, is now online. According to the Editorial by AAHKS International Committee Chair, Stefano A. Bini, MD, “One of my roles as a founding associate editor was to bring an international perspective to our journal. Each year, our September issue highlights international manuscripts. With the publication of this… Read More

2017 ONN Implant Review Now Available

The “2017 Hip and Knee Implant Review” published by Orthopedic Network News (ONN) is now available to members for downloading. Log in to the AAHKS website for your copy. The issue also features: Top 10 Hip and Knee Hospitals Hospital Resources and Implant Cost Management Bundled Payments Update AAHKS makes this issue available to members as a benefit… Read More

New Issue of Arthroplasty Today Published

The current issue of Arthroplasty Today features original research using data from the American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR) in the article, “Infection burden in total hip and knee arthroplasties: an international registry-based perspective” by Bryan D. Springer, MD, September Cahue, MPH, Caryn D. Etkin, PhD, MPH, David G. Lewallen, MD and Brian J. McGrory, MD. A poster based… Read More

JOA Editors Set Policy and Goals

A Journal of Arthroplasty (JOA) editors retreat took place this week under the leadership of Editor-in-Chief John J. Callaghan, MD in Rosemont, Ill. Dr. Callaghan was joined by Assistant Editor-in-Chief Michael A. Mont, MD and Associate Editors David J. Backstein, MD, Viktor E. Krebs, MD, J. Bohannon Mason, MD and Michael J. Taunton MD. The editors discussed various… Read More

Registration Opens for 2017 AAHKS Annual Meeting

Registration at the AAHKS Annual Meeting

Registration is open for the 2017 AAHKS Annual Meeting which takes place from November 2-5 at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas, USA. The Annual Meeting will feature innovative concepts and the latest advances in hip and knee arthroplasty. Symposia, paper presentations, poster/ePoster displays, videos, and Ask-the-Expert case sessions fill the four-day program from Thursday through noon on… Read More

AJRR Takes Home Best Poster Award

The American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR) was given the award for “Best Poster Presentation” at the 6th International Congress of Arthroplasty Registries, the annual meeting of the International Society of Arthroplasty Registries (ISAR). The poster, “Infection burden in total hip and knee arthroplasty: an international registry based perspective,” featured research from the article by the same title that… Read More

Top AAHKS News Clicks for April 2017

The following AAHKS News items were the most clicked in April 2017: Match Results Released AAHKS Submits Letter of Intent to Develop New Payment Model Tom Price Meets with AAHKS in DC On a Lighter Note: Actor John Cleese Second Hip Replaced

Correction: FARE Finalists

Last week’s edition of the AAHKS News incorrectly listed the finalists for the Foundation for Arthroplasty Research and Education (FARE) grant finalists. They are: Peter Boyle, DO (The Rothman Institute) P. Maxwell Courtney, MD (Rush University) Ran Schwarzkopf, MD, MSc (NYULMC) Thorsten M. Seyler, MD, PhD (Duke University) The FARE grant recipient will be announced at the 2017… Read More

Arthroplasty Today Fully Indexed in PubMed

After obtaining acceptance in PubMed Central within its first two years of publication, Arthroplasty Today is now fully indexed in the archive. Articles in the current issue and all prior issues are included in the free, full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM). Visit… Read More

Interact with 2017 Spring Meeting Faculty

The 2017 AAHKS Spring Meeting takes place May 5-6 at the Westin St. Francis on Union Square in San Francisco. The line up of faculty is not to be missed! Small group breakouts using a case-based, ICL format will allow one-on-one interaction with these leaders in the field and hip and knee arthroplasty. Register and reserve your hotel… Read More