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Orthopedic surgery or orthopedics (also spelled orthopaedics) is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and non-surgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital conditions.
Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events

Study shows how spinal deformity affects success of total hip replacement

Study shows how spinal deformity affects success of total hip replacement

HSS surgeon wins prestigious award for orthopedic research

HSS surgeon wins prestigious award for orthopedic research

Age may not be discernible factor on outcomes of shoulder replacement surgery, study suggests

Age may not be discernible factor on outcomes of shoulder replacement surgery, study suggests

PJK risk following lumbar spinal fusion depends on level of spine fused, study shows

PJK risk following lumbar spinal fusion depends on level of spine fused, study shows

Study warns against use of bone morphogenetic proteins in pediatric spinal fusion

Study warns against use of bone morphogenetic proteins in pediatric spinal fusion

Bariatric surgery prior to joint replacement can improve outcomes in morbidly obese patients

Bariatric surgery prior to joint replacement can improve outcomes in morbidly obese patients

SSRIs may reduce risk of revision surgery following total hip or knee replacement

SSRIs may reduce risk of revision surgery following total hip or knee replacement

European scientists developing new Augmented Reality visor to improve accuracy of surgical interventions

European scientists developing new Augmented Reality visor to improve accuracy of surgical interventions

Nanomaterial-based bone regeneration technology could help people suffering from severe injuries

Nanomaterial-based bone regeneration technology could help people suffering from severe injuries

Majority of American patients visit doctors who receive industry payments, study finds

Majority of American patients visit doctors who receive industry payments, study finds

New study shows that BMI has no impact on meniscus repair surgery

New study shows that BMI has no impact on meniscus repair surgery

TUM experts decipher secrets of Achilles' heel

TUM experts decipher secrets of Achilles' heel

Fat stem cells may be preferred type for use in therapeutic applications, study shows

Fat stem cells may be preferred type for use in therapeutic applications, study shows

Study highlights need for increased vigilance when using GFAP, UCH-L-1 as potential biomarkers of mTBI

Study highlights need for increased vigilance when using GFAP, UCH-L-1 as potential biomarkers of mTBI

Misdiagnosis of common foot and ankle injuries may lead to long-term disability, pain and arthritis

Misdiagnosis of common foot and ankle injuries may lead to long-term disability, pain and arthritis

New augmented-reality technology designed by Philips for spine surgery

New augmented-reality technology designed by Philips for spine surgery

Researchers create bone-implant interaction mouse model to assess tissue response to biomaterials

Researchers create bone-implant interaction mouse model to assess tissue response to biomaterials

Researchers develop innovative method to manufacture biocompatible implantable microdevices

Researchers develop innovative method to manufacture biocompatible implantable microdevices

Initial rheumatoid arthritis symptoms often invisible to others, survey reveals

Initial rheumatoid arthritis symptoms often invisible to others, survey reveals