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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.
SPIN launches Spine Pain Treatment Centers in U.S. metropolitan areas

SPIN launches Spine Pain Treatment Centers in U.S. metropolitan areas

Health care and nursing jobs continue to be in demand

Health care and nursing jobs continue to be in demand

Cardima receives Shonin approval from the Japanese MHLW to market PATHFINDER catheters

Cardima receives Shonin approval from the Japanese MHLW to market PATHFINDER catheters

Anesiva to file a petition for relief under the Bankruptcy Code

Anesiva to file a petition for relief under the Bankruptcy Code

Anika Therapeutics acquires Fidia Farmaceutici subsidiary FAB

Anika Therapeutics acquires Fidia Farmaceutici subsidiary FAB

Majority of physicians think EMRs can compromise patients' safety

Majority of physicians think EMRs can compromise patients' safety

BHS implements Greenway Medical Technologies' fully-integrated EHR solution

BHS implements Greenway Medical Technologies' fully-integrated EHR solution

Fitch Ratings affirms Siskin's TN variable-rate demand bonds at 'A-'

Fitch Ratings affirms Siskin's TN variable-rate demand bonds at 'A-'

MiMedx Group launches its Paradis Vaso Shield vessel cover product

MiMedx Group launches its Paradis Vaso Shield vessel cover product

'Partners in Focus online' portal will be available in January 2010

'Partners in Focus online' portal will be available in January 2010

New minimally invasive orthopedic knee procedure brought to San Antonio

New minimally invasive orthopedic knee procedure brought to San Antonio

CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System brings new hope to patients with inoperable tumors

CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System brings new hope to patients with inoperable tumors

Symmetry Medical to increase operational efficiency and drive annualized cost savings by restructuring

Symmetry Medical to increase operational efficiency and drive annualized cost savings by restructuring

Medicare expenditures less for POHs compared to non-POHs, says new study

Medicare expenditures less for POHs compared to non-POHs, says new study

LifeNet Health distributes 40,040 allograft bio-implants to patients in November 2009

LifeNet Health distributes 40,040 allograft bio-implants to patients in November 2009

Positive results from DURECT's Phase IIb POSIDUR clinical trial for post-surgical pain

Positive results from DURECT's Phase IIb POSIDUR clinical trial for post-surgical pain

RTI Biologics donates spinal allografts to AIC-CURE International Children’s Hospital, Kenya

RTI Biologics donates spinal allografts to AIC-CURE International Children’s Hospital, Kenya

Resorbable Orthopedics makes progress in productization of its patented orthopedic bone void fillers

Resorbable Orthopedics makes progress in productization of its patented orthopedic bone void fillers

Cellular and subcellular effects of PACE technology presented

Cellular and subcellular effects of PACE technology presented

OU lab completes studies on new type of training technique

OU lab completes studies on new type of training technique