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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.
New website aims to make yoga safer for everyone

New website aims to make yoga safer for everyone

Vallum receives FDA clearance to market PEEK spinal interbody fusion device

Vallum receives FDA clearance to market PEEK spinal interbody fusion device

Insight Medical and Onkos Surgical join hands to explore ways to apply augmented reality in musculoskeletal oncology

Insight Medical and Onkos Surgical join hands to explore ways to apply augmented reality in musculoskeletal oncology

Researchers evaluate time and rate of return to sport after shoulder stabilization procedures

Researchers evaluate time and rate of return to sport after shoulder stabilization procedures

New research project could reduce chance of infection after orthopedic surgery

New research project could reduce chance of infection after orthopedic surgery

WashU engineer plans to develop bioinspired imaging technique to study tendon, ligament damage

WashU engineer plans to develop bioinspired imaging technique to study tendon, ligament damage

DNA patterns in circulating blood cells can help identify spastic cerebral palsy

DNA patterns in circulating blood cells can help identify spastic cerebral palsy

Researchers diagnose cerebral palsy using AI and next-generation sequencing

Researchers diagnose cerebral palsy using AI and next-generation sequencing

Riverview Medical Center now offers full and partial robotic knee replacement surgery

Riverview Medical Center now offers full and partial robotic knee replacement surgery

Researchers identify biomarkers that may predict risk of osteolysis

Researchers identify biomarkers that may predict risk of osteolysis

Researchers identify urinary markers that predict bone problems in hip replacement patients

Researchers identify urinary markers that predict bone problems in hip replacement patients

DePuy Synthes introduces ATTUNE Revision Knee System to provide stability in motion

DePuy Synthes introduces ATTUNE Revision Knee System to provide stability in motion

Alpine HC launches new range of electric adjustable beds for comfort and mobility

Alpine HC launches new range of electric adjustable beds for comfort and mobility

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What the Health?’ Campaign promises kept, plus ‘nerd reports’

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What the Health?’ Campaign promises kept, plus ‘nerd reports’

FDA authorizes marketing of OsteoDetect software for detecting wrist fractures

FDA authorizes marketing of OsteoDetect software for detecting wrist fractures

HSS study aims to find if bariatric surgery prior to knee replacement can improve outcomes

HSS study aims to find if bariatric surgery prior to knee replacement can improve outcomes

Guideline revisions for knee osteoarthritis have 'subtle but significant' impact on clinical practice

Guideline revisions for knee osteoarthritis have 'subtle but significant' impact on clinical practice

Study aims to determine benefit of combining hyaluronic acid treatment with exercise for arthritis patients

Study aims to determine benefit of combining hyaluronic acid treatment with exercise for arthritis patients

California hospital giant Sutter Health faces heavy backlash on prices

California hospital giant Sutter Health faces heavy backlash on prices

Researchers develop new method that could increase longevity of artificial hips

Researchers develop new method that could increase longevity of artificial hips