Musculoskeletal Medicine Educational Reform in the Bone and Joint Decade

Bernstein, Joseph; King, Toby; Lawry, George V.
October 2007
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2007, Vol. 89-A Issue 10, p2308
Academic Journal
The article highlights the organization Bone and Joint Decade. The organization was founded in 1998 by the international community of musculoskeletal physicians and scientists in Sweden. Its purpose is to confront the growing burden of musculoskeletal disorders through raising public awareness of the problem and improving prevention, treatment and research. Its U.S. counterpart is focusing on the improvement of medical school education in musculoskeletal medicine.


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