Latest Orthopedic surgery Stories

2014-07-25 23:00:57

The Firm is representing numerous clients in this proceeding who were allegedly harmed by a metal-on-metal version of the Pinnacle Hip Replacement System. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 A federal judge has denied defense motions for dismissal and summary judgment in two DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits (http://www.depuypinnacle-lawsuit.com/ ) selected as bellwether cases, paving the way for the claims to go before a jury on September 1, 2014, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. In an...

2014-07-24 23:13:48

Successful hip replacement relieves pain, restores overall function, and allows patients to return to normal activities. The anterior approach enables surgeons to perform the entire procedure without making a single incision to any muscles or tendons. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 332,000 total hip replacements are performed in the United States each year. Dr. Ehmer at Santa Rosa Orthopedics (SRO) is a board...

2014-07-24 08:29:57

MarketOptimizer.org adds "North America Orthopedic Braces and Supports Market Outlook to 2020" to its store. DALLAS, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "North America Orthopedic Braces and Supports Market Outlook to 2020 , provides key market data on the North America Orthopedic Braces and Supports market. The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, and volume (in units) and average price data (in US dollars), within market categories: -- Knee Braces and Supports --...

2014-07-24 04:21:28

MT Services LLC informs plaintiffs on options for Johnson & Johnson Inc. settlements, as well as support with cases including Biomet, Stryker, and Wright Hip Litigations. LOS ANGELES, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MT Services LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement News Reporting company, which operates a lawsuit help center: lawsuitsettlementnews.com, reports today Johnson & Johnson's $2.5 billion lawsuit settlement was for an estimated 8,000 patients facing injuries from the metal-on-metal implant...

2014-07-23 23:28:46

The minimally invasive and holistic stem cell therapy brings a new ray of hope for patients suffering from bone degeneration and arthritis conditions. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 MetroMD, one of the leading names in regenerative medicines in all of California and one of the greatest proponents of holistic health services, now brings a reason to rejoice for individuals long suffering from debilitating arthritis. As per a report published on March 6 2013, by ‘The Journal of Bone...

2014-07-23 23:03:24

Foot abnormalities can have a daunting effect on a person’s health and confidence. Absolute PhysioCare & Sports Rehab is proud to announce custom orthotics at http://www.burnabyphysiocare.com/. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Absolute PhysioCare and Sports Rehab, a Burnaby orthotics clinic, has recently announced the launch of its custom orthotics and gait scan analysis that will be focused on correcting and eliminating foot abnormalities in order to restore normal body balance....

2014-07-23 23:02:01

The Firm is representing numerous clients in DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits who allegedly suffered serious complications related to a metal-on-metal version of the DePuy Pinnacle Hip Replacement System. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Thousands of DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits (http://www.depuypinnacle-lawsuit.com/) continue to move forward in a federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an...

2014-07-23 12:31:32

Dr. Mark Sanders helps diabetic patients understand the importance of maintaining foot and ankle health - provides free health assessment HOUSTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark S. Sanders MD FACS of the Sanders Clinic for Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine is a featured participant in the American Diabetes Association Expo July 26 from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Reliant Center, Hall B - Booth 858. Over 8000 attendees are expected to participate in the event....

2014-07-23 12:27:13

CHICAGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: First it was concussions, and now a new injury has physicians and athletic trainers alarmed because of skyrocketing numbers of young athletes - especially females - who are impacted. You are invited to a press briefing about the "epidemic" proportions of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries and the efforts by Illinois athletic trainers...

2014-07-23 08:30:52

Targeted approach to aid in post-injury healing creates an entirely new category in the $30 billion fast-growing domestic nutrition supplement marketplace NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Nutrition For Healing® LLC today announces that MEND(TM), a nutrient dense speciality medical dietary supplement designed to aid healing from musculoskeletal injuries and surgeries, is now available through leading medical facilities in New York City and will be nationwide by the end...

Latest Orthopedic surgery Reference Libraries

2013-04-30 09:59:37

Laminotomy is a procedure that works to decompress the spinal nerve root and/ or spinal cord by removing part of a lamina of the vertebral arch. This started as a hemilaminectomy which is the removal of half of the lamina, left or right, but now is the removal of portions of both sides of the lamina to allow for vertebral stability. Laminotomy is most often accompanied by a facetectomy which is the decompression of a spinal nerve root. How it is Performed When a laminotomy is...

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