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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.
Movement of wrist bones revealed by MRI and computer modeling

Movement of wrist bones revealed by MRI and computer modeling

Fractures, head injuries common in electric scooter accidents, UCLA study finds

Fractures, head injuries common in electric scooter accidents, UCLA study finds

Bruker launches new SKYSCAN 1273 benchtop 3D X-ray microscope

Bruker launches new SKYSCAN 1273 benchtop 3D X-ray microscope

New benchtop 3D x-ray microscope introduced by Bruker

New benchtop 3D x-ray microscope introduced by Bruker

AMETEK SMP to exhibit at MD&M West 2019

AMETEK SMP to exhibit at MD&M West 2019

Mental health problems common after concussion

Mental health problems common after concussion

TPU scientists develop new implants that double the rate of bone lengthening in kids

TPU scientists develop new implants that double the rate of bone lengthening in kids

Study reveals new genes and biological pathways linked to osteoarthritis

Study reveals new genes and biological pathways linked to osteoarthritis

Brain vital signs detect neurophysiological impairments in players with concussions

Brain vital signs detect neurophysiological impairments in players with concussions

OSSIO granted FDA 510(k) market clearance for OSSIOfiber Bone Pin Family

OSSIO granted FDA 510(k) market clearance for OSSIOfiber Bone Pin Family

Nerve transfer surgery restores arm movement in children with acute flaccid myelitis

Nerve transfer surgery restores arm movement in children with acute flaccid myelitis

Study raises hopes for new approaches to treat osteoporosis

Study raises hopes for new approaches to treat osteoporosis

KU researcher studies how estrogen may protect menisci between thighbone and shinbone

KU researcher studies how estrogen may protect menisci between thighbone and shinbone

First surgery in the U.S. to implant device for knee osteoarthritis

First surgery in the U.S. to implant device for knee osteoarthritis

Up to a third of knee replacements pack pain and regret

Up to a third of knee replacements pack pain and regret

FDA warns Genetech for marketing stem cell products without approval

FDA warns Genetech for marketing stem cell products without approval

3D-printed adaptive aids can benefit patients with arthritis

3D-printed adaptive aids can benefit patients with arthritis

Researchers achieve breakthrough in blood vessel engineering

Researchers achieve breakthrough in blood vessel engineering

‘Youth factor’ inside bone marrow stem cells can have rejuvenating effect on tissue

‘Youth factor’ inside bone marrow stem cells can have rejuvenating effect on tissue

Sales reps may be wearing out their welcome in the operating room

Sales reps may be wearing out their welcome in the operating room