Despite the frequency of torn ACLs, many people don't know that the injury results in a significant risk of developing arthritis within 10 to . Around 70 to 80 percent of patients with a torn ACL will develop arthritis within that timeframe.
Total knee arthroplasty: analysis shows EXPAREL reduces length of hospital stay and improves discharge status compared to standard analgesic modality
Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has announced results of new data showing that EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) infiltration compared to a standard analgesic regimen in patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) significantly decreased the length of hospital stay and increased the likelihood that a patient would be discharged to their home rather than a care facility when released from the hospital.
Prairie Orthopaedic & Plastic Surgery, 4130 Pioneer Woods, Suite 1, in Lincoln, is proud to announce the addition of Lincoln native, Dr. Matt Byington, a new area orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopy. Born and raised in Lincoln, Dr. Matthew Byington, DO, is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with advanced fellowship training in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery.