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2012-08-03 23:02:58

Turf Toe injuries can affect nearly 50% of high-level athletes. These injuries are often difficult to accurately diagnose and treat. Dr. Thomas O. Clanton, in association with the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, has been awarded a research grant that will provide a detailed evaluation of turf toe injuries using a method of analysis that utilizes stress radiographs leading to better diagnostics, more accurate treatments and better outcomes for patients. Vail, Colorado (PRWEB) August 03,...

2010-02-22 07:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascension Orthopedics, Inc., a leader in orthopedic extremity implants, announces the launch of the MOVEMENT(TM) Hemi Great Toe Implant System at the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Annual Conference in Las Vegas, NV, February 22-26, 2010. The MOVEMENT Hemi Great Toe System is intended to maintain motion for patients with painful arthritic great toe joints. Available in four sizes, the MOVEMENT Hemi Great Toe System provides cannulated...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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