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From May 2015 Issue
Volume 9, Number 5

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May 2015
Volume 9, Number 5


Cervical Spine and Sports

AAOS members discuss the considerations that go into decision making on cervical spine injuries and return to play.

Seeing Kids on Call

Pearls for treating pediatric femur fractures from an AAOS Annual Meeting Symposium focused on urgent pediatric orthopaedics.

The Problems with PODs

Are physician-owned distributorships a legitimate ancillary service or a “kickback trap”?

Orthopaedic Risk Manager

Developing a safety culture and using checklists are key to improving surgical safety.

Risk Stratification

As value-oriented factors assume greater importance, risk stratification systems, outcomes measures, and online ratings may affect reimbursements.

The Power of Three

The incoming First Vice President shares his thoughts on three challenges facing the AAOS.

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