AAOS Now, April 2017
Making Healthcare Advocacy a Priority
William J. Maloney, MD 2017 will no doubt be a major year for healthcare reform. President Donald J. Trump and Republicans in Congress have pledged that it will be a top priority, while legislators have crafted a framework for the potential replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Are Your Patients Visiting Reliable Websites for Information?
A new study, presented at the AAOS 2017 Annual Meeting, confirmed what many orthopaedic surgeons already know: Most of their patients use the Internet to research symptoms, conditions, and procedures, and that the information they are accessing may not be reliable.