A press release from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons states that an updated clinical practice guideline has been released by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons for the surgical treatment of knee osteoarthritis.
Strong recommendations were made in the guideline for the following:
It recommends that patients receive opioid counseling prior to surgery and use a multimodal pain control technique. The guideline also highlighted similarities in short-term clinical outcomes and functional complications between conventional and robotic-assisted TKA.
The complete clinical practice guideline regarding clavicle fractures is available at: