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Expert Profiles

If you're looking to speak with individuals who can provide expert perspectives and updates on Registry development, implementation, and/or analytics, we can arrange it for you. View any of the names below and contact our media team to arrange an interview with one of these experts. If you're interested in speaking with someone who isn't on this list, contact us and we'll be happy to help you.

 

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AJRR Releases First-Ever Patient Annual Report

Published to inform the public about hip and knee replacement surgery in the U.S

Rosemont, Ill. – July 24, 2017 – The American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR), a clinical data registry for the collection of hip and knee replacement data, has published the 2016 Report to the Public About Hip and Knee Replacements, the first-ever patient summary of the clinical data available in its Annual Report.

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Joint Infection Burden Analysis Wins ISAR Best Poster

 

Rosemont, Ill. – June 23, 2017 – The American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR), a clinical data registry for the collection of hip and knee replacement data, was awarded the “Best Poster Presentation” by the International Society of Arthroplasty Registries (ISAR) at the 6th International Congress of Arthroplasty Registries meeting last month. The poster, “Infection burden in total hip and knee arthroplasty: an international registry based perspective,” was based on an original research article published in the June issue of Arthroplasty Today.

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National Registry and Surgery Centers Collaborate to Affirm Quality

AJRR and ASCA partner to validate the effectiveness of outpatient surgery centers

Rosemont, Ill. - March 7, 2017 - The American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR) and the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA) announce they have entered into a collaborative relationship to encourage ASCA-member ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) to register in the AJRR. Registry participation, and the data that will be complied, will be used to validate current efforts to reduce health care costs by moving total joint replacements to Medicare's ASC-payable list and expanding the number of private payers that will reimburse ASCs for these procedures.

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Orthopaedic Registry Reaches One Millionth Procedure Milestone

AJRR's data collection helps providers improve patient care

Rosemont, Ill. - March 14, 2017 - The American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR), the National Registry for the collection of hip and knee replacement data, has reached the one millionth hip and knee procedure milestone. This increased volume of data will lead to a more comprehensive look at joint replacement surgeries in America, and will aid hospital staff and patients in making better health care decisions.

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