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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.
Insurers, other health businesses examine effect of reform bills

Insurers, other health businesses examine effect of reform bills

Rich Plasma and Stem Cell therapies improve orthopedic conditions

Rich Plasma and Stem Cell therapies improve orthopedic conditions

Lubricin injections can reduce cartilage degeneration

Lubricin injections can reduce cartilage degeneration

Physical therapists stress on definitive vestibular screenings and assessment measures for BITBI

Physical therapists stress on definitive vestibular screenings and assessment measures for BITBI

Counseling program to promote education and lifestyle change in lupus patients

Counseling program to promote education and lifestyle change in lupus patients

Rituxan drug effective for treating ANCA-associated vasculitis

Rituxan drug effective for treating ANCA-associated vasculitis

Recently approved Gleevec drug for cancer treatment

Recently approved Gleevec drug for cancer treatment

St. Anthony Hospital installs Toshiba America Medical Systems' Vantage Titan MR system

St. Anthony Hospital installs Toshiba America Medical Systems' Vantage Titan MR system

Somanetics obtains exclusive sublicense to new cerebral autoregulation technology

Somanetics obtains exclusive sublicense to new cerebral autoregulation technology

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