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2014-10-24 23:01:39

The Firm is representing numerous plaintiffs in DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits, all of whom were allegedly injured by a metal-on-metal version of the Pinnacle Hip Replacement System. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 The nation’s first trial of a DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/depuy-pinnacle/lawsuit) has ended in a win for Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics unit, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to court documents, the jury...

2014-10-23 23:02:56

Orthopedic ONE is pleased to open a new Therapy Services site at 4611 Trueman Boulevard in Hilliard, just down the road from its Hilliard physician office on Trueman Court. The new site will begin seeing patients on Thursday, October 23. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Orthopedic ONE is pleased to open a new Therapy Services site at 4611 Trueman Boulevard in Hilliard, just down the road from its Hilliard physician office on Trueman Court. The new site will begin seeing patients on...

2014-10-23 08:35:44

PHOENIX, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Journal of Pragmatic and Observational Research has published a study on multimodal treatment programs for OsteoArthritis of the knee. Arrowhead Health Centers of Arizona is home to the leading multimodal OsteoArthritis treatment program, offering patients an alternative to knee replacement and other invasive surgeries. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141023/153932LOGO The study found that all patients had an increase in function,...

2014-10-22 23:07:54

Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare have signed an agreement that will change the current location of Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington from 1900 Richmond Road to South Limestone across from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital. The new facility will be a state-of-the-art ambulatory care center, owned and operated by Shriners Hospitals for Children, and designed to better meet the orthopaedic needs of children and their families well into the...

2014-10-22 23:07:18

Dale Earnhardt Jr., Others Help ReThinkConcussions.com Spotlight Education, Evidence, Expertise Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 At a time when the national concussion conversation instills fear and uncertainty among parents and athletes at all levels, the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program is working to change the current discussion where two powerful messages are lost: Concussions can be treated, and there are evidence-based therapies that result in full recoveries...

2014-10-22 23:05:57

According to iData Research’s orthopaedic surgeons survey of knee surgeons from around the world, the competition for brand preference between the top 4 companies that supply orthopedic knee products is too close to call. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Orthopedic surgeons from more than 60 countries were interviewed by iData Research, the leading global authority in medical device market research, at the 2014 American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting held in...

2014-10-21 16:27:45

DUBLIN, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Dental Bone Graft Substitutes and other Biomaterials Market (Natural, Ceramic, Composite and Polymer) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Dental bone graft substitutes and other biomaterials are considered an emerging field of medical science that aims to support growth of...

2014-10-20 16:24:54

ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Obesity affects individual patient care, the healthcare system and nearly every organ in the body. People with obesity often have other health problems, including diabetes, heart disease, certain tumors and cancers, and psychiatric disorders. However, the role of obesity in orthopaedic conditions and their treatment is less well-publicized. According to orthopaedic surgeon William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD, of Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics in...

2014-10-20 08:33:56

Results from the first prospective clinical study of i-FACTOR(TM) bone graft in anterior lumbar interbody fusion surgery published in the Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine. WESTMINSTER, Colo., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cerapedics, a privately-held orthobiologics company, today announced that results from the first prospective clinical study evaluating the safety and efficacy of i-FACTOR bone graft in anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF) have been published in the peer-reviewed...

2014-10-18 23:01:10

The Asian Arthroscopic Devices market is anticipated to grow due to increasing demand for minimally invasive procedures in the region http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-arthroscopic-devices-7332824137.html (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 The Asian arthroscopic devices report defines and segments the concerned market in Asia with analysis and forecast of revenue. The arthroscopic devices market in Asia is estimated to grow to $712.3 million by 2018, at a CAGR of 6.5% from 2013 to...


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Laminotomy
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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