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More than one third of all planned orthopaedic surgery procedures are re-booked, postponed or cancelled completely.
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The Cumberland Infirmary and West Cumberland Hospitals have historically struggled to fill vacancies, especially at consultant level.
Despite evidence that decision and communication aids are effective for enhancing the quality of preference-sensitive decisions, their adoption in the field of orthopaedic surgery has been limited.
But could your health be suffering for the sake of fashion? Leading orthopaedic surgeon, Simon Moyes, believes it is advisable to consider the potential long and short-term health risks associated with the latest fashion trends.
While this specialization may seem like a competitive edge, new Northwestern Medicine A research suggests that repetitive activity in just one sport, high impact or not, may not be a great idea for growing athletes.
Orthopaedic surgeon Siow Hua Ming is at his best when he's interacting with patients at his own pace, FRANCIS KAN reports IN another life, Dr Siow Hua Ming might have been an engineer or a sculptor; such is his passion for using his hands for work.
UR Medicine's Strong West in Brockport will open a new Ambulatory Surgical Center next week after having received approval from the New York State Department of Health.
Being physically active may significantly improve musculoskeletal and overall health, and minimize or delay the effects of aging, according to a review of the latest research on senior athletes appearing in the September issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons .
Amedica Corporation , a commercial biomaterial company focused on silicon nitride ceramics as a material platform to develop, manufacture and sell novel medical devices, is pleased to announce that its board of directors has elected Dr. B. Sonny Bal, M.D., J.D., M.B.A., to serve as its chairman of the board of directors.
SEVEN years of purposeful essay writing and studying for exams sounds like an academic marathon, but medical student Odette Rodda doesn't mind the challenge.
ROSEMONT, Ill.-Each year, more than 300,000 Americans, primarily adults over age 65, sustain a hip fracture, a debilitating injury that can diminish life quality and expectancy, and result in lost work days and substantial, long-term financial costs to patients, families, insurers and government agencies.
A general practitioner may face legal action after the Health and Disability Commissioner found their mistakes contributed to the death of a 57-year-old woman with a history of breast cancer.
Across Canada, it can take months just to see an orthopaedic surgeon and more months before the operation; hip and knee replacements have shorter waits as they are a priority of governments.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 11:54 am
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