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Orthopaedic & Spine Center

Orthopaedic & Spine Center in Newport News, Virginia, focuses on providing patients with the very best orthopaedic and interventional pain management care available anywhere through a team of highly trained orthopaedic professionals. 186 more words

Findatopdoc

1938- MILCH'S "ABDUCTION, EXTERNAL ROTATION, AND PULSION" OF THE SHOULDER

On November 3, 1936, the same day Franklin Roosevelt was reelected president of the United States, a laborer in his early twenties fell and was seen for a shoulder dislocation at New York’s Hospital for Joint Diseases. 810 more words

Kocher

UNLOCKING SHOULDER DISLOCATIONS

A patient presents with a recurrent anterior shoulder dislocation. Milch fails but Spaso works. The next month she is back and the procedure feels different, with more resistance. 439 more words

Orthopedic Surgery

Healthy Habits: Yoga, adequate rest keep Baylor Sports Medicine Chief Dr. Mark Adickes active

Taking care of your health is a priority and nobody knows that more than physicians and healthcare providers.

It can sometimes be difficult to find ways to stay healthy, so we’ve asked members of our Baylor College of Medicine community to share what they do in their daily lives to maintain a healthy lifestyle. 480 more words

Houston

'I can now sleep without pain': New hip replacement surgery lets patient leave Montreal hospital on same day

MONTREAL — Maisonneuve Rosemont Hospital did a total hip replacement — and then sent the patient home the same day.

On Aug. 4, at 8:30 a.m., surgeon Pascal-André Vendittoli inserted a new ball-and-socket prosthesis into François Marien’s hip, and by 1:30 p.m., Marien walked with crutches out of his hospital room, along a hallway and successfully negotiated a few stairs. 750 more words

News

NY Times: "Why 'Useless' Surgery is Still Popular"

The title of this NY Times article is a bit dramatic, but the content is intriguing.

In summary, the meniscus surgery, which is performed on about 400,000 Americans per year, is no better at relieving knee pain and has no additional benefit compared to physical therapy. 156 more words

Research & EBP