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June 2020 – Some perspectives on shoulder surgery.

JUNE 2020 • Volume 13, No. 6 From the Editor As hospitals work to address the backlog of elective surgeries postponed due to COVID-19, we take a look at shoulder surgeries. About 53,000 people in the U.S. have shoulder replacement surgery every year, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).  (That’s in a … Continue reading “June 2020 – Some perspectives on shoulder surgery.”

May 2020 – Tackling the backlog of postponed surgeries.

MAY 2020 • Volume 13, No. 5 From the Editor A collective, though tentative, sigh of relief can be felt worldwide as many hospitals have begun in recent weeks to open up and allow at least some elective surgeries following cancellations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although the cancellations were for the best of reasons—to … Continue reading “May 2020 – Tackling the backlog of postponed surgeries.”