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(Dr. Javad Parvizi.  Photo by Lynne Adkins)

Fresh From Philadelphia, Best Practices For Avoiding Joint Replacement Infections

International experts meeting in Philadelphia have just written a set of guidelines for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of infections encountered during joint replacement surgery.


(Free medical screenings are held during Stroke Awareness Month at Jefferson Hospital.  Credit: Lynne Adkins)

Jefferson Hospital Offers Health Screenings For Stroke Risk Awareness

Every 40 seconds someone in the US has a stroke, according to government statistics.