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Jun 232015

Improved Blood Conservation in Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery

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Over the past two years, Alberta Bone & Joint Health Institute and the Bone and Joint Health Strategic Clinical Network have been working closely with surgeons and clinical teams to reduce the need for blood transfusions in elective hip and knee replacement surgery.  There is strong evidence linking blood transfusion to poorer clinical ...

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Dr. Cy Frank Remembered in Video Tribute Produced by the Canadian Orthopaedic Association
Jun 182015

Dr. Cy Frank Remembered in Video Tribute Produced by the Canadian Orthopaedic Association

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The Canadian Orthopaedic Association opened its 2015 annual general meeting yesterday with a video tribute to Dr. Cy Frank, who died suddenly on March 5, 2015. Click here to listen to colleagues, friends and patients of Cy reflect on his life and legacy. Share:

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Jun 182015

Alberta Bone and Joint Health Institute the “Switzerland of Data”

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Hailing ABJHI as the “Switzerland of data”, the Canadian Orthopaedic Association says the Institute has “achieved the near-impossible” in bringing together streams of difficult-to-connect information from different sources to bring game-changing innovation to bone and joint health care. Read the feature article on ABJHI in the COA ...

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