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2014-03-05 16:24:54

Strength Test Results May be Early Indicator of Decreased Physical Performance ROSEMONT, Ill., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study appearing in the March issue of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS) showed that women with distal radius (wrist) fractures had decreased strength compared to similar patients without fractures. This could explain why these women were more likely to fall and might sustain future fractures. The investigators used a variety of balance and...

2014-02-28 12:28:11

DUBLIN, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qvmn73/minimally) has announced the addition of the "Minimally Invasive Vertebral Compression Fracture Repair Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qvmn73/minimally ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Collapse of the...

2014-02-24 12:24:40

Focus on footwear, say orthopaedic foot and ankle specialists ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's not hard to be impressed with the skills of the Winter Olympic athletes. If you've been inspired to get out and try some winter sports yourself, keep in mind that sometimes the only thing standing between you and a foot or ankle injury is proper footwear. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130814/DC64237LOGO) Start with the right fit in the footwear...

2014-02-20 16:25:07

DALLAS, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Research Report on China Orthopedic Instrument Industry Report, 2013-2015 to its store that says In future, the Chinese orthopedic instrument market will encounter more fierce competition, in which small companies due to low R&D level. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140220/MN68645) Benefiting from aging of population, consumption upgrade and policy support, China's orthopedic instrument industry...

2014-02-19 12:28:05

LUND, Sweden, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BONESUPPORT, an emerging leader in injectable bone substitutes for orthopedic trauma, bone infections and instrument augmentation related to orthopedic surgery, announced today the launch of a new registry to collect long term data of CERAMENT(TM)|G, the first injectable antibiotic eluting, osteoconductive, ceramic bone substitute indicated to promote and protect bone healing being jeopardized by infection. The registry is part of the company's...

2014-02-19 08:32:42

WASHINGTON and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The George Washington University Hospital and Benvenue Medical, Inc., announced that it is the first in the U.S. to treat vertebral compressions fracture (VCF) patients with the Kiva VCF Treatment System following its clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in January. The minimally invasive Kiva System, which demonstrated important patient benefits in a large, international, FDA-approved clinical trial, is...

2014-02-10 16:26:31

DUBLIN, February 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/scbzg6/bone) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Bone Densitometers Market - Forecasts to 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/scbzg6/bone ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Bone densitometer devices allow non-invasive, quantitative measurement of bone mass...

2014-02-07 08:23:59

ALBANY, New York, February 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Minimally Invasive Vertebral Compression Fracture Repair Market (Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty Devices) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019", the global minimally invasive vertebral compression fracture repair market was valued at USD 1.58 billion in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.7%from 2013...

2014-02-04 23:25:06

Broken noses and nasal fractures are common injuries, although treatment options and the risk of not fixing a nasal fracture is often misunderstood by patients. Board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon, as well as ENT specialist Dr. Kevin Sadati, has released a new tip sheet with important information about nasal fractures. (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 The nose is a sensitive structure that protrudes from the center of the face, so it comes as no surprise that nasal...

2014-01-30 12:27:42

NEW YORK, January 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Orthopedic Devices Market (Hip, Knee, Spine, Shoulder, Elbow, Foot and Ankle, Craniomaxillofacial and Other Extremities) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global orthopedic devices market was valued at USD 29.2 billion in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.9% from 2013 to 2019, to reach an...


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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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