Archive for “August, 2014”

Veterinary Journal Club Must Reads: JUNE EDITION

Veterinary Journal Club

Read what our Journal Clubs have been reviewing the past month

TUFTS CUMMINGS SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE, SMALL ANIMALS

1. Sensitivity, positive predictive value, and interobserver variability of computed tomography in the diagnosis of bullae associated with spontaneous pneumothorax in dogs: 19 cases (2003–2012), Abstract
2. Clinical assessment of a shaft screw for stabilization of the humeral condyle in dogs, Abstract

TUFTS CUMMINGS SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE, LARGE ANIMALS

1. Operative factors associated with short-term outcome in horses with large colon volvulus: 47 cases from 2006 to 2013, Abstract
2. Analysis of stress fractures associated with lameness in Thoroughbred flat racehorses training on different track surfaces undergoing nuclear scintigraphic examination, Abstract
3. Use of a modified transfixation pin cast for treatment of comminuted phalangeal fractures in horses, , Abstract

Orthopedic Journal Club Must Reads: JUNE EDITION

The following institutions have shared their reviewed articles with us:

STANFORD SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

1. Total Knee Arthroplasty After Previous Knee Surgery, Abstract
2. Is Changing Hospitals for Revision Total Joint Arthroplasty Associated with More Complications?, Abstract
3. Early Failures in Total Hip Arthroplasty – A Changing Paradigm, Abstract
4. Pulse Lavage is Inadequate at Removal of Biofilm From the Surface of Total Knee Arthroplasty Materials, Abstract

RADY CHILDREN’S SPECIALISTS

1. Salvage hip surgery in severe cerebral palsy, Abstract
2. Burst Fractures of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine in Children and Adolescents, Abstract
3. Functional Outcome Analysis of Triplane and Tillaux Fractures After Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Fixation, Abstract
4. Lack of Benefit of Physical Therapy on Function Following Supracondylar Humeral Fracture, Abstract
5. Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses: The PRISMA Statement, Abstract
6. Proximal femoral resection without post-operative traction for the painful dislocated hip in young patients with cerebral palsy, Abstract

SPORTS FELLOWS OF SAN DIEGO

1. High-Risk Stress Fractures: Evaluation and Treatment, Abstract