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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.
PEAK Surgical's PRECISE clinical study results presented at the 95th ACS Congress

PEAK Surgical's PRECISE clinical study results presented at the 95th ACS Congress

Orthopedic device industry rattled by proposed tax

Orthopedic device industry rattled by proposed tax

Interest groups campaign against proposed health taxes

Interest groups campaign against proposed health taxes

First Edition: October 14, 2009

First Edition: October 14, 2009

Celling Technologies announces positive outcome of Res-Q System in its initial applications

Celling Technologies announces positive outcome of Res-Q System in its initial applications

Laser Spine Institute opens medical consultation facilities in Beverly Hills and Fort Lauderdale

Laser Spine Institute opens medical consultation facilities in Beverly Hills and Fort Lauderdale

Patients at highly rated hospitals have a 52% lower chance of dying: Study

Patients at highly rated hospitals have a 52% lower chance of dying: Study

Positive results from BioMimetic Therapeutics' Phase III trial comparing Augment Bone Graft to autograft

Positive results from BioMimetic Therapeutics' Phase III trial comparing Augment Bone Graft to autograft

Endoscopic surgery reduces postoperative discomfort and recovery time

Endoscopic surgery reduces postoperative discomfort and recovery time

SANUWAVE presents findings on extracorporeal shock wave stimulation of osteoprogenitor cells

SANUWAVE presents findings on extracorporeal shock wave stimulation of osteoprogenitor cells

NexBank to sponsor Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children for the third consecutive year

NexBank to sponsor Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children for the third consecutive year

Patient outcomes better in highly rated hospitals than others

Patient outcomes better in highly rated hospitals than others

Res-Q point-of-care cell processing system from Celling Technologies

Res-Q point-of-care cell processing system from Celling Technologies

VitalWear partners with XBACK Bracing Services to deliver innovative products

VitalWear partners with XBACK Bracing Services to deliver innovative products

First-quarter fiscal 2010 results announced by Biomet

First-quarter fiscal 2010 results announced by Biomet

Hanger Orthopedic Group adds three patient care centers to its portfolio

Hanger Orthopedic Group adds three patient care centers to its portfolio

Kaiser Permanente launches osteoporosis prevention campaign

Kaiser Permanente launches osteoporosis prevention campaign

Patients and surgeons drive demand for elective orthopedic procedures despite economic slowdown

Patients and surgeons drive demand for elective orthopedic procedures despite economic slowdown

White House hosts white-coated doctors for health reform pitch

White House hosts white-coated doctors for health reform pitch

Medtronic receives global distribution rights for PEAK Surgical’s tissue dissection device

Medtronic receives global distribution rights for PEAK Surgical’s tissue dissection device