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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.
Direct oral anticoagulant more effective in lowering risk of VTE after common orthopedic surgeries

Direct oral anticoagulant more effective in lowering risk of VTE after common orthopedic surgeries

Study shows disparities in outpatient orthopedic care

Study shows disparities in outpatient orthopedic care

Hormone blocker shocker: Drug costs 8 times more when used for kids

Hormone blocker shocker: Drug costs 8 times more when used for kids

Comprehensive tumor profiling reveals why osteosarcoma does not respond to immunotherapy

Comprehensive tumor profiling reveals why osteosarcoma does not respond to immunotherapy

Tailoring care for older patients after emergency surgery can greatly improves outcomes

Tailoring care for older patients after emergency surgery can greatly improves outcomes

Exploring common tech-related injuries

Exploring common tech-related injuries

Abused children more likely to suffer fingertip injuries, study finds

Abused children more likely to suffer fingertip injuries, study finds

Jackson Laboratory announces research affiliation, publishes new papers on genes and microbiome

Jackson Laboratory announces research affiliation, publishes new papers on genes and microbiome

IU researchers receive $3 million NIH grants to study cell functions in the bone marrow

IU researchers receive $3 million NIH grants to study cell functions in the bone marrow

Portable device to monitor blink reflex receives FDA clearance

Portable device to monitor blink reflex receives FDA clearance

Mount Sinai surgeons perform first-ever spinal tethering surgery in New York City

Mount Sinai surgeons perform first-ever spinal tethering surgery in New York City

Surgeons restore full ambulatory ability in double-amputee teenager with flesh-eating disease

Surgeons restore full ambulatory ability in double-amputee teenager with flesh-eating disease

Orthopaedic Research UK announces £140,000 investment in biotech startup

Orthopaedic Research UK announces £140,000 investment in biotech startup

A key-hole procedure to treat foot and ankle disorder decreases pain, improves patient outcomes

A key-hole procedure to treat foot and ankle disorder decreases pain, improves patient outcomes

FDA clears patient-specific airway stents developed by Cleveland Clinic physician

FDA clears patient-specific airway stents developed by Cleveland Clinic physician

New initiative encourages female medical students to specialize in orthopedics

New initiative encourages female medical students to specialize in orthopedics

HSS patients with special needs to go on hospital-sponsored ski trip

HSS patients with special needs to go on hospital-sponsored ski trip

Questions to ask before a surgical procedure

Questions to ask before a surgical procedure

New fabrication method for silk shows promise for use in biomedical devices

New fabrication method for silk shows promise for use in biomedical devices

Depression and anxiety can have negative impact on outcomes following hip surgery

Depression and anxiety can have negative impact on outcomes following hip surgery