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2013-06-24 23:01:31

High incidences of orthopedic ACL injuries contribute to spurring the ACL/PCL reconstruction and fixation market Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 According to statistics released by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons along with the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, there are approximately 150,000 ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) injuries each year in the United States. One of the main causes of ACL injury is direct impact to the knee, which often happens in...

2013-06-21 23:20:09

The orthopedic experts at FKOC offer non-surgical treatments to relieve severe knee pain from osteoarthritis. One of which is a revolutionary treatment where the orthopedic doctor injects the knee joint with a lubricating, pain-relieving substance called hyaluronate. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 Patients that suffer from severe knee pain are not always ‘jumping at the heels’ for knee replacement surgeries, and not just because it hurts to jump. However, the experienced doctors...

2013-06-10 23:17:08

As research produces more effective techniques, Dr. Anthony Schepsis comments on trends in ACL repair. Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 As an experienced orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Anthony Schepsis has focused on shoulder and knee reconstruction as well as sports medicine. He has extensive knowledge when it comes to knee injuries. A recent article on Midlands Connect highlights a new development in the repair of ACL injuries. Dr. Anthony Schepsis is already utilizing this...

2013-05-31 23:14:31

Surgeons at The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers are now utilizing a breakthrough technology in knee replacement implants commonly referred to as ℠The Perfect Fit Knee´. Patients are having knee implants exclusively created to produce a personalized knee that is designed to follow the shape and contour of their existing knee. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 ℠The Perfect Fit Knee´ implant has arrived! Expert surgeons at The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers...

2013-05-30 23:15:14

The expert surgeons at The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers are specializing in shoulder arthroscopy to treat and prevent severe shoulder pain due to impingement syndrome, instability, torn cartilage and rotator cuff tears. These expert orthopedic surgeons are providing useful information about shoulder arthroscopy and tips for a better recovery from shoulder problems. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Thanks to recent advances in arthroscopy, many common shoulder problems can now be...

2013-05-21 23:26:05

Two experienced orthopedic surgeons will now provide orthopedic care and access to minimally invasive treatment for the hip, knee, shoulder, hand and upper extremities in Lake County at the Clearlake Family Health Center. Clearlake, CA (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Two experienced orthopedic surgeons will now provide orthopedic care and access to minimally invasive treatment for the hip, knee, shoulder, hand and upper extremities in Lake County at the Clearlake Family Health Center. The orthopedic...

2013-05-20 23:24:56

St. Helena Hospital has entered into a new agreement with Five Orthopedic Surgeons to expand 24/7 coverage of orthopedic care in St. Helena, including orthopedic trauma and fractures, minimally invasive joint replacement, and treatment of disorders of the hip, knee, shoulder, spine, hand and upper extremities. St. Helena, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 St. Helena Hospital has entered into a new agreement with five orthopedic surgeons to expand 24/7 coverage of orthopedic care in St. Helena,...

2013-05-17 23:19:34

New Surgery Center Company Plans to Set the Benchmark for Surgical Care in India. Pune, India (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Prime Surgical Centers announced the opening of their flagship surgery center at Damle Path, Off Law College Road in Pune. Announcing this to the press, Prime´s Founder & CEO Amar Pradhan said “Prime develops and manages surgery centers in partnership with surgeons who have a reputation for clinical excellence and ethics. With a singular focus on patient...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • 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.
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