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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.
Sales reps may be wearing out their welcome in the operating room

Sales reps may be wearing out their welcome in the operating room

Many diseases increase risk of post-operative complications after hip fracture surgery

Many diseases increase risk of post-operative complications after hip fracture surgery

Stratasys and Materialise bring 3D printed medical models to life

Stratasys and Materialise bring 3D printed medical models to life

UA scientist hopes to heal bone fractures using combination of 3D printing and adult stem cells

UA scientist hopes to heal bone fractures using combination of 3D printing and adult stem cells

Overlapping orthopedic surgery does not increase risk of complications, study finds

Overlapping orthopedic surgery does not increase risk of complications, study finds

Playing on fear and fun, hospitals follow pharma in direct-to-consumer advertising

Playing on fear and fun, hospitals follow pharma in direct-to-consumer advertising

AAP updates concussion recommendations for children and teens

AAP updates concussion recommendations for children and teens

RTI Surgical enters into definitive agreement to acquire Paradigm Spine

RTI Surgical enters into definitive agreement to acquire Paradigm Spine

FDA approves Medacta’s two new kinematic alignment options for knee replacement surgery

FDA approves Medacta’s two new kinematic alignment options for knee replacement surgery

Overview on management of isolated lateral malleolus ankle fractures

Overview on management of isolated lateral malleolus ankle fractures

Aspirin may be effective in preventing blood clots after knee replacement

Aspirin may be effective in preventing blood clots after knee replacement

Brainlab unveils ExacTrac Dynamic at ASTRO meeting in San Antonio, Texas

Brainlab unveils ExacTrac Dynamic at ASTRO meeting in San Antonio, Texas

$11 million NIH grant for Clemson University helps launch new center for musculoskeletal research

$11 million NIH grant for Clemson University helps launch new center for musculoskeletal research

Key insights into the application, production of bioactive materials

Key insights into the application, production of bioactive materials

‘EinsteinVision’ that improves hand-eye coordination of surgeons introduced at Harefield Hospital

‘EinsteinVision’ that improves hand-eye coordination of surgeons introduced at Harefield Hospital

New standard of care aims to prevent deaths caused by largely preventable blood clots

New standard of care aims to prevent deaths caused by largely preventable blood clots

Study links scoliosis to essential dietary mineral

Study links scoliosis to essential dietary mineral

Scientists develop first example of bioelectronic medicine

Scientists develop first example of bioelectronic medicine

Krembil scientists develop potential treatment to stop knee and spine osteoarthritis

Krembil scientists develop potential treatment to stop knee and spine osteoarthritis

Study finds strong link between bisphosphonates use and risk of atypical femoral fractures

Study finds strong link between bisphosphonates use and risk of atypical femoral fractures