In AAHKS General session today, the program finishes with strong clinical content, including the Surgical Tips and Tricks to Save you During Revision THAs: Video Based Demonstrations Symposium, moderated by Matthew P. Abdel, MD. Other symposia covered recent research related to revision hip arthroplasty and periprosthetic infection. Three current AAHKS Health Policy Fellows reported on the work they’ve undertaken this year:  

  • The Value-Based Total Joint Arthroplasty Paradox: Where Do We Go from Here? Presented by Jenna A. Bernstein, MD 
  • Time required for Planned and Unplanned Episodes of Care in Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty. Presented by Leonard T. Buller, MD 
  • Prior Authorization for Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty: Burdensome and Often Not Evidence-Based. Presented by Charles P. Hannon, MD, MBA 
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