Devices and Implants

January 30, 2006

Pain Pump Cartilage Damage Lawsuits

In 2006, a presentation at an American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons meeting discussed a study that linked the use of intra-articular pain pumps in shoulder surgeries […]
March 27, 2005

Commentary: ALVAL & Metal-on-Metal Joint Replacements

(The following is a Commentary & Perpective review of the article on Aseptic Lymphocyte-dominated Vasculitis-Associated Lesions (ALVAL) and Metal-on-Metal Joint Replacements written by Craig Rineer, MD […]
January 27, 2005

ALVAL & Metal-on-Metal Joint Replacements

Aseptic Lymphocyte-dominated Vasculitis-Associated Lesion (ALVAL) & Metal-on-Metal Joint Replacements Craig Rineer, MD Brigham and Women’s Hospital The field of Orthopaedic Surgery is characterized by the extensive […]
November 24, 2003

Cryotherapy can cause permanent nerve damage: Case Report

 CRYOTHERAPY CAN CAUSE PERMANENT NERVE DAMAGE: A CASE REPORT  Hooshang Hooshmand, MD, Masood Hashmi, MD, and Eric M. Phillips Abstract. Cryotherapy (ice application) and deep cryosurgery […]