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LONDON, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The orthopedic soft tissue surgical procedures market has been segmented into surgeries such as rotator cuff repair, vaginal prolapse, lateral epicondylitis,
The posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) is recognized as an essential stabilizer of the knee.
CENTENNIAL, Colo., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AlloSource®, one of the nation's largest providers of cartilage,
Los Angeles orthopedic surgeon Eric S.
Dr. LaPrade is among a small group of physicians and researchers who have published over 200 peer reviewed studies. Dr.
Until the past 5-10 years, the results of PCL reconstructions were not as favorable as ACL reconstructions and many surgeons abandoned PCL reconstruction surgery.
CHICAGO, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alarmed by skyrocketing numbers of athletes with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries, the
Giraffes are a tall, heavy animals weighing approximately 2,200 pounds with long, thin legs. So what keeps their legs from collapsing under their enormous weight?
The palmar radiocarpal ligament, also known as the anterior ligament, volar radiocarpal ligament, is a broad membranous band attached above to the anterior margin of the lower end of the radius and to the front of the lower end of the ulna. The ligament’s fibers pass downward and medialward to be inserted into the volar surfaces of the scaphoid, lunate, and triangular bones; some of the fibers continue on to the capitate. The palmar radiocarpal ligament is perforated by apertures for the...
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