Latest Arthroscopy Stories

2013-09-20 23:18:29

The comprehensive arthroscopic management (CAM) procedure, developed by Dr. Peter Millett, Director of Shoulder Surgery at The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado, has been proven as an effective alternative to delay shoulder replacement in young, active patients. Vail, Colorado (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Newly published research, shows that the innovative CAM procedure is a viable surgical option to delay shoulder replacement for young, active adults suffering from shoulder osteoarthritis...

2013-08-29 23:21:25

The Orthopaedic and Spine Institute offers Accident and Recovery programs for injured players who need assistance in making full recovery. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Football season is starting and we are going to be seeing more injuries, especially orthopedic related injuries. There are approximately two million high school athletes who have sport injuries. These injuries range from knee reconstructions from torn ACLs or MCLs, shoulder surgeries, and broken bones that have...

2013-08-28 23:25:25

Orthopedic experts at The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers provide tips for understanding and treating sports injuries such as a torn meniscus. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Meniscus tears are one of the most common forms of knee injuries and can occur at any age for athletes or anyone who enjoys an active lifestyle. This can become very painful and severely interfere with anyone’s way of life, especially if they play sports. Fortunately, experts at The Florida Knee and...

2013-08-13 23:27:03

Houston orthopedic surgeon Dr. K. Mathew Warnock utilizes non-operative treatments that have recently been endorsed by university researchers as an alternative to shoulder surgery. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 A research team at Vanderbilt University Medical Center recently published their results showing an effective non-surgical treatment program for rotator cuff tears. Houston’s Dr. K. Mathew Warnock utilizes these cutting-edge techniques to treat his patients with rotator...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.