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Current illicit drug use profile of orthopaedic trauma patients and its effect on hospital length of stay.

Injury 2020 Feb 17. Epub 2020 Feb 17.

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.02.077DOI Listing
February 2020

BUILDING PHYSICIANS WITH SELF-AWARENESS.

Physician Leadersh J 2017 May;4(3):40-44

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May 2017

Postorthopedic Surgery Joint Replacement Surgery Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis.

Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 2016 10;30(5):1007-18

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, 1000 West Carson Stree, Box 422, Torrance, CA 90509, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hoc.2016.05.001DOI Listing
October 2016

Opioid abuse-deterrent strategies: role of clinicians in acute pain management.

Postgrad Med 2016 Jan 3;128(1):76-84. Epub 2015 Dec 3.

f Pain Management and Palliative Care , Englewood Hospital and Medical Center , Englewood , NJ , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00325481.2016.1113841DOI Listing
January 2016

Real-world data confirm clinical trial outcomes for rivaroxaban in orthopaedic patients.

Curr Orthop Pract 2015 May;26(3):299-305

Department of Medicine, Hamilton General Hospital, HHS-McMaster Clinic, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/BCO.0000000000000232DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4420150PMC
May 2015

Comparative safety and efficacy of antithrombotics in the management of venous thromboembolism after knee or hip replacement surgery: focus on rivaroxaban.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

Clin Pharmacol 2013 2;5:143-8. Epub 2013 Aug 2.

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/CPAA.S26647DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3739420PMC
August 2013

Rivaroxaban, an oral, direct factor Xa inhibitor: a new option for thromboprophylaxis.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

Orthopedics 2012 Nov;35(11):919; discussion 919

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20121101-17DOI Listing
November 2012

Drug interactions with rivaroxaban following total joint replacement surgery.

Ann Pharmacother 2012 Sep 28;46(9):1232-8. Epub 2012 Aug 28.

Orthopaedic Clinics, Orthopaedic Arthritis Service, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Thrombosis Research Institute at LABiomed (TRIAL Group), Torrance, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1345/aph.1R055DOI Listing
September 2012

Rivaroxaban, an oral, direct factor Xa inhibitor: a new option for thromboprophylaxis.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

Orthopedics 2012 Jun;35(6):e932-8;discussion e939

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor–UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90509, USA. lkwong@ dhs.lacounty.gov

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120525-38DOI Listing
June 2012

Prevention of venous thromboembolism after hip or knee arthroplasty: findings from a 2008 survey of US orthopedic surgeons.

J Arthroplasty 2012 May 27;27(5):659-66.e5. Epub 2011 Oct 27.

Center for Outcomes Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S08835403110047
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2011.09.001DOI Listing
May 2012

Thromboprophylaxis, bleeding and post-operative prosthetic joint infection in total hip and knee arthroplasty: a comprehensive literature review.

Expert Opin Pharmacother 2012 Feb 6;13(3):333-44. Epub 2012 Jan 6.

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine , Los Angeles, CA , USA.

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1517/14656566.2012.65
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1517/14656566.2012.652087DOI Listing
February 2012

Therapeutic potential of rivaroxaban in the prevention of venous thromboembolism following hip and knee replacement surgery: a review of clinical trial data.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

Vasc Health Risk Manag 2011 18;7:461-6. Epub 2011 Jul 18.

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90509, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/VHRM.S4441DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3148419PMC
December 2011

Clinical and cost outcomes of venous thromboembolism in Medicare patients undergoing total hip replacement or total knee replacement surgery.

Curr Med Res Opin 2011 Feb 30;27(2):423-9. Epub 2010 Dec 30.

The University of Michigan Arbor, MI, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1185/03007995.2010.545940DOI Listing
February 2011

Cost-effectiveness of rivaroxaban after total hip or total knee arthroplasty.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

Am J Manag Care 2011 Feb;17(1 Suppl):S22-6

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90509, USA.

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February 2011

Never events and related quality measures following total hip and total knee replacement.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

Orthopedics 2010 Nov;33(11):838

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100924-22DOI Listing
November 2010

Analysis of venous thromboprophylaxis duration and outcomes in orthopedic patients.

Am J Manag Care 2010 Nov;16(11):857-63

Division of Hematology and Clinical Epidemiology, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Canada.

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November 2010

Decreased venous thromboembolism with injectable vs oral anticoagulation after discharge for major orthopedic surgery.

J Arthroplasty 2008 Sep;23(6 Suppl 1):25-30

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2008.05.017DOI Listing
September 2008

Venous thromboembolism after orthopedic surgery: implications of the choice for prophylaxis.

Thromb Res 2007 20;121(1):17-24. Epub 2007 Apr 20.

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Section, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.thromres.2007.02.013DOI Listing
March 2008

Cost-effectiveness of fondaparinux compared with enoxaparin as prophylaxis against venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing hip fracture surgery.

Value Health 2006 Mar-Apr;9(2):68-76

Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1524-4733.2006.00085.xDOI Listing
May 2006

Deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis: better living through chemistry--in the affirmative.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

J Arthroplasty 2005 Jun;20(4 Suppl 2):12-4

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harbor/UCLA Medical Center, 1000 W. Carson Street, Torrance, CA 90509, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2005.03.013DOI Listing
June 2005

Hip fracture and venous thromboembolism in the elderly.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

J Surg Orthop Adv 2004 ;13(3):139-48

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor/UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90210, USA.

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January 2005

Balancing new technology with established techniques.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

Orthopedics 2003 Aug;26(8 Suppl):s873-4

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harbor/UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif., USA.

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August 2003

A modular distal fixation option for proximal bone loss in revision total hip arthroplasty: a 2- to 6-year follow-up study.

J Arthroplasty 2003 Apr;18(3 Suppl 1):94-7

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor/UCLA Medical Center, 1000 West Carson Street, Bin 422, Torrance, CA 90509, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1054/arth.2003.50083DOI Listing
April 2003

Selective factor Xa inhibitors: practical guidelines for use.

Authors:
Louis M Kwong

Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 2002 Nov;31(11 Suppl)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor/UCLA Medical Center Torrance, California, USA.

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November 2002

Thromboprophylaxis dosing: the relationship between timing of first administration, efficacy, and safety.

Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 2002 Nov;31(11 Suppl):16-20

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor/UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90509, USA.

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November 2002