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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.
OTA International supplement provides current snapshot and forward look at global trauma systems

OTA International supplement provides current snapshot and forward look at global trauma systems

Study: Low-risk hip replacement patients can skip standard hip precautions

Study: Low-risk hip replacement patients can skip standard hip precautions

CT scan of the lumbar spine prior to surgery reveals undiagnosed osteoporosis in many patients

CT scan of the lumbar spine prior to surgery reveals undiagnosed osteoporosis in many patients

New findings about efficient use of resources after orthopedic surgeries

New findings about efficient use of resources after orthopedic surgeries

Patients question how FDA approves medical devices

Patients question how FDA approves medical devices

New study explores stem cells to gain insight into rotator cuff disease

New study explores stem cells to gain insight into rotator cuff disease

2019 guidelines for management of patients with atrial fibrillation

2019 guidelines for management of patients with atrial fibrillation

Surgery and other treatments offer viable options for adult scoliosis

Surgery and other treatments offer viable options for adult scoliosis

Factors associated with increased risk of developing surgical site infections

Factors associated with increased risk of developing surgical site infections

Greater primary care physician supply associated with longer life spans

Greater primary care physician supply associated with longer life spans

New study reveals high success rate for hip and knee replacements

New study reveals high success rate for hip and knee replacements

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

Targeting aging process itself can lead to better and more effective interventions

Targeting aging process itself can lead to better and more effective interventions

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

3D printing may aid in the treatment of osteoarthritis

3D printing may aid in the treatment of osteoarthritis

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