Reduce Revisions Initiative aims to open communication & improve TJA outcomes: 3 insights

Shayna Korol -   Print  |

The newly launched Reduce Revisions Initiative aims to support orthopedists and improve total joint arthroplasty outcomes.

Here are three things to know:

1. The initiative's editorial board has identified several key areas for education:

  • Infection prevention and management
  • Fixation optimization
  • Patient involvement in preventing revision surgery
  • New frontiers in TJA
  • Improving economics

2. Led by Javad Parvizi, MD, the five-member board is comprised entirely of TJA specialists.

3. The initiative is sponsored by Heraeus Medical, the manufacturer and supplier of the Palacos bone cement portfolio.

Here is more information on the initiative.

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