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The annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedics is being held in San Diego this week (March 14-18, 2017). Here are some of the headlines coming out of the meeting. I have grouped them by category for your reading pleasure and provided links to the AAOS press releases so you can learn more.


Joint repair and replacements




Soft tissue injuries


Sports medicine



Here is a link to the home page for the annual meeting.

Patricia Salber MD, MBA (@docweighsin)
Patricia Salber, MD, MBA is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Doctor Weighs In. She is also a physician executive who has worked in all aspects of healthcare including practicing emergency physician, health plan executive, consultant to employers, CMS, and other organizations. She is a Board Certified Internist and Emergency Physician who loves to write about just about anything that has to do with healthcare.


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