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2014-05-01 16:27:08

ROSEMONT, Ill., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Concave faces, the result of underdevelopment of the middle of the face (midfacial hypoplasia) is a deformity in which growth of the upper

2010-03-09 09:25:14

A husband and wife research team has found a way to use the sleeve-like cover on bone to heal serious bone injuries faster and more simply than current methods.

2009-12-15 06:26:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- An innovative surgical technique called Bone Transport is being used to save limbs. Dr.

2009-09-02 00:55:05

It may pay for those needing surgery to wait until morning if given a choice, U.S.

2009-09-01 16:44:39

Patients who have after-hour orthopaedic surgeries risk a slightly higher rate of necessary follow-up surgeries, according to a study published in the September 2009 issue of The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS).

2009-09-01 16:22:35

Trauma patients who sustain multiple fractures are often in serious condition when they arrive at the emergency department. A

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.