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Arthroscopy (also called arthroscopic surgery) is a minimally invasive surgical procedure in which an examination and sometimes treatment of damage of the interior of a joint is performed using an arthroscope, a type of endoscope that is inserted into the joint through a small incision. Arthroscopic procedures can be performed either to evaluate or to treat many orthopaedic conditions including torn floating cartilage, torn surface cartilage, ACL reconstruction, and trimming damaged cartilage.
Smith & Nephew highlights advanced wound care product portfolio at 2010 SAWC/WHS meeting

Smith & Nephew highlights advanced wound care product portfolio at 2010 SAWC/WHS meeting

Smith & Nephew's ALLEVYN highlighted at SAWC

Smith & Nephew's ALLEVYN highlighted at SAWC

Smith & Nephew to launch new line extensions to ACTICOAT antimicrobial barrier dressing portfolio

Smith & Nephew to launch new line extensions to ACTICOAT antimicrobial barrier dressing portfolio

Biomet's third fiscal quarter net sales increase 9%

Biomet's third fiscal quarter net sales increase 9%

Research roundup: The effects of health IT, doctor-owned treatment centers, long-term care issues

Research roundup: The effects of health IT, doctor-owned treatment centers, long-term care issues

Financial stake in surgery centers motivates doctors to operate more often

Financial stake in surgery centers motivates doctors to operate more often

Positive results from Phase 2 clinical trial of OMS103HP

Positive results from Phase 2 clinical trial of OMS103HP

One-stop resource for advanced wound care medical reimbursement on Smith & Nephew website

One-stop resource for advanced wound care medical reimbursement on Smith & Nephew website

Smith & Nephew launches TWINFIX Ultra PK Suture Anchor for rotator cuff repair

Smith & Nephew launches TWINFIX Ultra PK Suture Anchor for rotator cuff repair

Smith & Nephew disappointed with jury findings over RENASYS-F Dressing Kit patent litigation

Smith & Nephew disappointed with jury findings over RENASYS-F Dressing Kit patent litigation

Smith & Nephew announces global launch of VLP FOOT Variable-angle Locked Plating system

Smith & Nephew announces global launch of VLP FOOT Variable-angle Locked Plating system

Smith & Nephew introduces BIORAPTOR Knotless Suture Anchor

Smith & Nephew introduces BIORAPTOR Knotless Suture Anchor

Smith & Nephew to launch new product lines at AAOS Annual Meeting

Smith & Nephew to launch new product lines at AAOS Annual Meeting

OrthoDynamix' ArthroSteer 3.5mm Ablator for general surgical use receives FDA clearance

OrthoDynamix' ArthroSteer 3.5mm Ablator for general surgical use receives FDA clearance

Symmetry Medical reports gross profit of $14.0M for fourth-quarter 2009

Symmetry Medical reports gross profit of $14.0M for fourth-quarter 2009

Smith & Nephew launches DYONICS RF System to remove soft tissue during arthroscopic surgery

Smith & Nephew launches DYONICS RF System to remove soft tissue during arthroscopic surgery

International experts to develop comprehensive guidelines for Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

International experts to develop comprehensive guidelines for Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

Gentag signs license agreement to develop and commercialize post surgery wireless skin patch

Gentag signs license agreement to develop and commercialize post surgery wireless skin patch

Symmetry Medical signs supply agreement with Indiana-based bio-science company

Symmetry Medical signs supply agreement with Indiana-based bio-science company

MaMayo Clinic experts available to discuss health issues and concerns related to Olympic Games

MaMayo Clinic experts available to discuss health issues and concerns related to Olympic Games