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Explore the latest research and news to come out of Boston during #AOSSM19


Society News

 Dr. William E. Garrett, Jr. Inducted Posthumously Into AOSSM Hall of Fame
 AOSSM Past President Christopher D. Harner, MD Inducted into Hall of Fame
 AOSSM Past President Peter A. Indelicato, MD to be Inducted to Society’s Hall of Fame
 James P. Bradley, MD Becomes 48th President of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

Research

Thursday, July 11
 Does Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy Lower Risk of Meniscus Repair
 Study Suggests Surgery a Better Option Than Observation for Some Older Patients with Meniscus Tear 
 Opioid Use is Reduced in Patients Treated with NSAIDS After Arthroscopic Shoulder Instability Repair  
 Study Suggests Arthroscopy More Effective Than MRI for Chondral Defects of the Knee  

Friday, July 12
 Lateral Extra-Articular Tenodesis Reduces Failure of Hamstring Tendon Autograft ACL Reconstruction Two Year Outcomes from the STABILITY Study Randomized Clinical Trial  
 Does Autograft Choice in ACL Reconstruction Affect Recurrent ACL Revision Rates in High School and College-Aged Athletes 

Saturday, July 13
 Over-conditioning Kills: Non-traumatic Fatalities in Football Preventable With Modifications to Conditioning Sessions 
 Outcomes of Non-Operatively Treated Elbow Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries in Professional Baseball Players by Magnetic Resonance Imaging Tear Grade and Location 

Sunday, July 14 
 Lower Quadricep Strength at Return to Sport Identifies Limb at Increased Risk of Future ACL Injury after ACL Reconstruction in Young Athletes  
 Does Use of Headgear Reduce the Rate of Head and Face Injuries in High School Women’s Lacrosse

Media Inquiries

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Christina Tomaso
AOSSM Director of Marketing Communications
E-mail:
christina@aossm.org
Phone:
847.292.4900