What Patients are Reading: Corticosteroid Injections

Researchers from the Boston University School of Medicine published original research in Radiology that found corticosteroids injected into the hip or knee to treat arthritis pain may do more harm than good. According to a report by NBC News, the study found “there is...

Call For Membership Research Surveys

If you are interested in submitting a research survey to current AAHKS members, we invite you to share your study with the AAHKS Research Committee. Proposals must include survey investigators, a brief abstract and a draft of the specific questionnaire. Survey topics...

AAHKS Members Surveyed on Opioid Prescribing

A survey of AAHKS members on opioid prescribing has been published as a study in Orthopedics. According to Charles P. Hannon, MD, who is the lead on the AAHKS opioid awareness task force, the study “demonstrates the significant variability in opioid prescribing after...

Analyzing JOA Catheter Study

HealthLeaders Media published an analysis of a catheter study published in-press in the Journal of Arthroplasty (JOA), “Indwelling Urinary Catheter for Total Joint Arthroplasty Using Epidural Anesthesia.” Key takeaways from the analysis are: The researchers compared...

Apply to OREF Grants by September 5

Applications for two Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) grants are due by Thursday, September 5, 2019. The Impact of Regulatory Policies on the Patient-Physician Relationship Research Grant in Honor of Sigvard Hansen, MD provides up to $75,000 in...

Clinician Scholars Selected for ORS Career Development Program

The AAHKS Research Committee collaborated with the Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) to review applicants who indicated hip and knee as their area of interest for the 2019 Clinician Scholar Career Development Program (CSCDP). Program participants seek to enhance the...
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