AAHKS members were interviewed for the January Orthopedics Today cover story about the challenges of diagnosing metal allergy in total joint arthroplasty patients. Whether surgeons can determine if a patient has a metal allergy prior to surgery or is experiencing a reaction after surgery, there is still not enough research to justify testing methods. The article covers what surgeons can do now and what alternatives and treatments there are if a patient appears to have a metal allergy. Full story.

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