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Episodes

Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 3

3/19/2021
In this 3-part podcast series, Patient and Public Relations Committee members Dr. Jonathan Danoff, Dr. Matt Bullock and Chair Dr. Brett Levine are joined by experienced Perioperative Internal Medicine Physicians Dr. Peter Caccavallo and Dr. William Wallace to provide education regarding the importance of perioperative optimization, how various modifiable risk factors can be addressed, as well […] The post Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 3...

Duration:00:15:43

Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 2

3/19/2021
In this 3-part podcast series, Patient and Public Relations Committee members Dr. Jonathan Danoff, Dr. Matt Bullock and Chair Dr. Brett Levine are joined by experienced Perioperative Internal Medicine Physicians Dr. Peter Caccavallo and Dr. William Wallace to provide education regarding the importance of perioperative optimization, how various modifiable risk factors can be addressed, as […] The post Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 2 first...

Duration:00:17:30

Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 1

3/19/2021
In this 3-part podcast series, Patient and Public Relations Committee members Dr. Jonathan Danoff, Dr. Matt Bullock and Chair Dr. Brett Levine are joined by experienced Perioperative Internal Medicine Physicians Dr. Peter Caccavallo and Dr. William Wallace to provide education regarding the importance of perioperative optimization, how various modifiable risk factors can be addressed, as […] The post Preoperative Optimization and Management of the Joint Replacement Patient, Episode 1 first...

Duration:00:25:30

Discharge Options After Joint Replacement

3/2/2021
In this episode, Patient and Public Relations Committee members Dr. Arjun Saxena, Dr. Matthew Bullock and Chair Dr. Brett Levine are joined by Nurse Navigator Elise Teets and Joint Replacement Program Manager Kristie Kelley to provide education surrounding discharge options for patients following their total joint replacement. The discussion includes guidance on rehabilitation, home […] The post Discharge Options After Joint Replacement first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:41:38

The YAG Augment: Season 1, Episode 4

2/24/2021
In this episode, show hosts and Young Arthroplasty Group (YAG) Members Anna R. Cohen-Rosenblum, MD, Leonard T. Buller, MD, and Mark E. Mildren, MD discuss the topic of robotics in total joint arthroplasty with their esteemed guest Arthur L. Malkani, MD. Please note: any reference to specific industry product names have been censored. Bibliography Smith […] The post The YAG Augment: Season 1, Episode 4 first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:40:19

Is it Safe? Using Big Heads and Small Acetabular Components in Total Hip Arthroplasty

2/3/2021
This paper was presented at the 30th AAHKS Annual Meeting and was awarded the Lawrence D. Dorr Surgical Techniques & Technologies Award. The discussion in this episode covers the combination of large heads and small acetabular components in total hip arthroplasty and the risk of early and long-term implant failure. The study looked at 825 […] The post Is it Safe? Using Big Heads and Small Acetabular Components in Total Hip Arthroplasty first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:24:50

The Young Arthroplasty Group (YAG) Augment: Season 1, Episode 3

1/20/2021
In this episode show hosts and YAG Members Anna R. Cohen-Rosenblum, MD, Leonard T. Buller, MD, Chad A. Krueger, MD and Mark E. Mildren, MD discuss the articles listed below with their esteemed guests Linda I. Suleiman, MD and Ugo N. Ihekweazu, MD. Dr. Suleiman joins us from the AAHKS Women in Arthroplasty Committee and […] The post The Young Arthroplasty Group (YAG) Augment: Season 1, Episode 3 first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:42:40

Reduction of Perioperative Calcar Fractures with a Collared Implant when Using the DAA

1/11/2021
The discussion in this episode covers a comparison of perioperative fracture incidence of a collared vs. a non-collared version of the same dual tapered stem used in the direct anterior approach. This was a retrospective study of about 350 procedures in each group. To review the poster, search for poster #293 in the year 2020 […] The post Reduction of Perioperative Calcar Fractures with a Collared Implant when Using the DAA first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:16:11

Techniques to Combat Zoom and Pandemic Fatigue

1/8/2021
Women In Arthroplasty member Kim Tucker, MD, leads the discussion in this episode which covers “Zoom and Pandemic Fatigue”. The participants discuss the ways their patient care, practices and personal lives have changed due to the COVID-19 PHE. They also discuss approaches to manage these issues in your personal and professional lives. In This Episode […] The post Techniques to Combat Zoom and Pandemic Fatigue first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:37:29

The Young Arthroplasty Group (YAG) Augment: Season 1, Episode 2

12/17/2020
In this episode, show hosts and Young Arthroplasty Group (YAG) Members Anna R. Cohen-Rosenblum, MD, Leonard T. Buller, MD, and Mark E. Mildren, MD discuss the articles listed below with their esteemed guest James A. Browne, MD. You can access the Patient Education website that Dr. Browne mentions at hipknee.aahks.org. Bibliography 1) Hannon C et […] The post The Young Arthroplasty Group (YAG) Augment: Season 1, Episode 2 first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:25:36

A Minimal Clinically Important Difference in Robotic-Assisted TKA vs. Standard Manual TKA

12/10/2020
The discussion in this episode covers a prospective 2-year database review of a 3-surgeon cohort of 1,158 consecutive patients, using PROMs to compare robotic-assisted vs. manual TKA. Click here to review the abstract. Topics Robotic-assisted TKA is thought to be an area of continued improvement in outcomes, and haptic technology may be helpful in greater […] The post A Minimal Clinically Important Difference in Robotic-Assisted TKA vs. Standard Manual TKA first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:19:01

Does Smoking Cessation Prior to Elective Total Joint Arthroplasty Result in Continued Abstinence?

11/17/2020
The discussion in this episode covers the long-term impact of smoking cessation before TJA and how it can be successful. This topic was presented at the 30th AAHKS Annual Meeting, read the abstract. Topics Working with patients as a team in preoperative optimization helps encourage them to quit smoking and not take it up again […] The post Does Smoking Cessation Prior to Elective Total Joint Arthroplasty Result in Continued Abstinence? first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:18:40

Extended Oral Antibiotics Prevent PJI in High-Risk Cases: 3,855 Patients with 1-Year Follow-Up

11/11/2020
This discussion covers a one-year study of the use of oral antibiotics to curtail periprosthetic joint infection in high-risk primary total joint surgery. This paper was awarded The AAHKS Clinical Research Award at the 30th AAHKS Annual Meeting. Read the abstract. Topics Extended oral antibiotics leads to lowered risk of PJI in TJA High risk […] The post Extended Oral Antibiotics Prevent PJI in High-Risk Cases: 3,855 Patients with 1-Year Follow-Up first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:22:12

Are Intraoperative Cultures Necessary if the Aspiration Culture Is Positive? A PJI Concordance Study

11/5/2020
In this episode, the discussion surrounds the James A. Rand Young Investigator’s Awarded paper on the necessity of cultures if aspiration culture is positive. It remains unknown if preoperative synovial fluid culture is equivalent to multiple intraoperative tissue cultures for identifying relevant PJI causative organisms. Their aim was to determine the prevalence of discordance between […] The post Are Intraoperative Cultures Necessary if the Aspiration Culture Is Positive? A PJI...

Duration:00:23:47

Spinal Fusion and Total Hip Arthroplasty: Why Timing Is Important

11/5/2020
In this episode, the discussion surrounds the relationship to spinal fusion and total hip arthroplasty and the importance of timing in surgery. This is being presented at the 30th AAHKS Annual Meeting. Read the abstract. In This Episode Nequesha S. Mohamed, MD Ronald E. Delanois, MD Stefano A. Bini, MD The post Spinal Fusion and Total Hip Arthroplasty: Why Timing Is Important first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:15:34

The Young Arthroplasty Group (YAG) Augment: Season 1, Episode 1

11/5/2020
In this episode, show hosts and Young Arthroplasty Group (YAG) Members Anna R. Cohen-Rosenblum, MD, Leonard T. Buller, MD, and Mark E. Mildren, MD discuss the articles listed below with their esteemed guest Antonia F. Chen, MD, MBA. Bibliography 1) Ribau, A, et al. “Is preoperative staphylococcus aureus screening and decolonization effective at reducing surgical […] The post The Young Arthroplasty Group (YAG) Augment: Season 1, Episode 1 first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:24:26

Impact of Payment Policy Changes

8/27/2020
In this episode, produced in partnership with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), advocacy leaders from both organizations discuss the payment policy changes that have been proposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The agency is reducing all orthopaedic surgical services by approximately 5% and reducing the work relative value units […] The post Impact of Payment Policy Changes first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:36:23

New AAHKS Podcast: Value-Based Care

5/21/2020
AAHKS leaders in the value-based care space discuss their work with CMS and how they address value-based care in their institutions. Topics How value-based care came about Challenges in arthroplasty practice Removal of total hip and total knee arthroplasty from the IPO list Misconceptions Taking perioperative physician workload into account Work AAHKS has done with […] The post New AAHKS Podcast: Value-Based Care first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:36:22

Managing Professional and Personal Stress during COVID-19

5/7/2020
The discussion in this podcast centers around the new normal during the COVID-19 pandemic: changes in patient protocols, family dynamics at home and techniques for relieving stress. Topics COVID-19 new normal Staffing adjustments New operating room protocols Physician’s personal concerns Changes in family dynamics Techniques for relieving stress Dealing with loss and starting back up […] The post Managing Professional and Personal Stress during COVID-19 first appeared on AAHKS.

Duration:00:39:55

The 2020 AAHKS Advocacy Agenda

5/4/2020
Join AAHKS Health Policy Fellow and host, Chad A. Krueger, MD, in a comprehensive look at how AAHKS plays a critical role in advocating for physicians and patients in Washington, D.C. Advocacy Committee Chair and 2019 Presidential Award winner, James I. “Hutch” Huddleston III, MD talks about the history of AAHKS advocacy and the importance […]

Duration:00:41:41