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Multidimensional Factors Shaped Physician Stress During Pandemic

Physicians' perceptions of occupational stress at individual level were shaped by stressors within and across four levels

Outcomes Similar for Total Ankle Replacement, Ankle Fusion in OA

No clinically or statistically significant difference seen in mean change in Manchester-Oxford Foot Questionnaire walking/standing domain scores

Delivery Methods Compared for Osteoarthritis Intervention

Pain reduction seen for in-person or digital delivery of education and exercise instruction for hip, knee osteoarthritis

Hip Brace May Slow Hip Displacement in Children With Cerebral Palsy

Improvements also seen in caregiver-reported quality of life for children with nonambulatory cerebral palsy

Frailty-Related Fracture Risk Higher for Seniors With Cancer History

Cancer survivors who received chemotherapy more likely to have fracture; link stronger within five years of diagnosis

CDC Updates Recommendations for Prescribing Opioids for Pain

Benefits and risk of all treatment options should be considered in the context of patient circumstances

Prevalence of Arthritis Higher Among Caregivers

Proportion of caregivers reporting disabilities was higher for those with versus without arthritis

Antiseptics Work Equally Well in Preventing Infection After Surgery for Open Fractures

10 percent povidone-iodine and aqueous 4 percent chlorhexidine gluconate demonstrated similar efficacy in preventing infection after surgical fixation of open fractures

ASA: Same-Day Hip, Knee Replacement Feasible for Selected Patients

Modifications to the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery pathway due to the pandemic will become permanent, authors say

Cancer Death Rates Continuing to Decline for Adults, Children

Incidence remained stable among men and increased among women during 2014 to 2018