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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.
Factory Reimbursement launches new research and reporting service for medical device companies

Factory Reimbursement launches new research and reporting service for medical device companies

FDA approves Xiaflex drug for treatment of Dupuytren's contracture

FDA approves Xiaflex drug for treatment of Dupuytren's contracture

Patient-specific knee resurfacing implants now available for Inland Empire residents

Patient-specific knee resurfacing implants now available for Inland Empire residents

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

Cardiac arrest sudden death: The seven warning signs

Cardiac arrest sudden death: The seven warning signs

EPO to grant patent notice to BioMimetic Therapeutics

EPO to grant patent notice to BioMimetic Therapeutics

Tips to ease prenatal back and neck pain from LSI

Tips to ease prenatal back and neck pain from LSI

Pervasis Therapeutics reaches agreement with FDA on pivotal Phase 3 clinical trial for Vascugel

Pervasis Therapeutics reaches agreement with FDA on pivotal Phase 3 clinical trial for Vascugel

Congressman Rothman secures 1.49M in federal dollars for EHMC's bloodless medicine program

Congressman Rothman secures 1.49M in federal dollars for EHMC's bloodless medicine program

Salient Surgical Technologies, Exeter Hospital and Moffitt Cancer Center donate medical supplies to Haiti

Salient Surgical Technologies, Exeter Hospital and Moffitt Cancer Center donate medical supplies to Haiti

Pioneer Surgical Technology plans to open new office facility in Austin, Texas

Pioneer Surgical Technology plans to open new office facility in Austin, Texas

New biomarker may predict treatment outcomes in RA patients

New biomarker may predict treatment outcomes in RA patients

Surgeons have a lower preference for back surgery than family doctors

Surgeons have a lower preference for back surgery than family doctors

RTI Biologics donates Matrix HD to treat eight-year-old with recessive dystrophic EB

RTI Biologics donates Matrix HD to treat eight-year-old with recessive dystrophic EB

New technique could eliminate hip replacement surgeries in young trauma patients

New technique could eliminate hip replacement surgeries in young trauma patients

Workers' compensation status may affect treatment outcomes for herniated disks

Workers' compensation status may affect treatment outcomes for herniated disks

Spine Pain Management announces revenue guidance for the fourth-quarter and year ending Dec. 31, 2009

Spine Pain Management announces revenue guidance for the fourth-quarter and year ending Dec. 31, 2009

GI practices team up with NeuIsys to bring advanced imaging technologies for patients

GI practices team up with NeuIsys to bring advanced imaging technologies for patients

Millstone Medical Outsourcing to open new clean room in Fall River, MA

Millstone Medical Outsourcing to open new clean room in Fall River, MA

Heavy backpacks can increase back pain in children

Heavy backpacks can increase back pain in children