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Retained Surgical Drains in Orthopedics: Two Case Reports and a Review of the Literature.

John S Cox, Darin Friess,

Though a relatively rare event, retained surgical drains are preventable and can lead to significant consequences. Two case reports from our institution are discussed as examples for the challenging management of this problem as well as an overview of techniques for the prevention and removal of retained drains based on ... Read more >>

Case Rep Orthop (Case reports in orthopedics)
[2017, 2017:8194571]

Cited: 2 times

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Impact of Anterior vs Posterior Approach for Total Hip Arthroplasty on Post-Acute Care Service Utilization.

Coles E L'Hommedieu, James J Gera, Gerald Rupp, Jeffery W Salin, John S Cox, Paul J Duwelius,

Controversy exists as to which surgical approach is best for total hip arthroplasty (THA). Previous studies suggested that the tissue-sparing anterior approach should result in a more rapid recovery requiring fewer postacute services, ultimately decreasing overall episodic cost. The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to determine if any significant ... Read more >>

J Arthroplasty (The Journal of arthroplasty)
[2016, 31(9 Suppl):73-77]

Cited: 3 times

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Frequency and Treatment Trends for Periprosthetic Fractures About Total Hip Arthroplasty in the United States.

John S Cox, Thomas D Kowalik, Hanne A Gehling, Matthew L DeHart, Paul J Duwelius, Amer J Mirza,

Periprosthetic hip fractures (PPHFx) are challenging complications that have become increasingly more prevalent. Wide variability exists in the quality and size of prior studies pertaining to hospital stay information. This study used the largest publicly available database in the United States to evaluate perioperative hospital data of PPHFx.The Healthcare Cost ... Read more >>

J Arthroplasty (The Journal of arthroplasty)
[2016, 31(9 Suppl):115-120]

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