TITLE

What's New in Orthopaedic Trauma

AUTHOR(S)
Cole, Peter A.; Miclau, III, Theodore; Ly, Thuan V.; Switzer, Julie A.; Mengnai Li; Morgan, Robert A.; Bhandari, Mohit
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Dec2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 12, p2804
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of orthopedic research which was conducted between June of 2007 and May of 2008 and which has led to improvements in the treatment of and a better understanding of orthopedic trauma. Research which has been conducted in several specialized areas of orthopedics, including geriatric and pediatric fracture management, is discussed.
ACCESSION #
36346510

 

Related Articles

  • Is the Board Exam in Your Future? Barrera, Bronwyn // AAOS Now;Jan2012, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p52 

    The article focuses on the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Board Preparation and Review Course which has been the leading choice for residents and residency programs as a board examination solution in the U.S. It states that the review course covers the topics of basic science...

  • LLRS Celebrates 25th Anniversary.  // AAOS Now;Nov2015, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p31 

    The article offers information on orthopaedic specialty society the Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society (LLRS). Topics discussed include foundation of LLRS as the Association for the Study and Application of Methods of Ilizarov in North America in 1989, purpose of LLRS to resolve acute...

  • Geriatric Trauma: Young Ideas. Koval, Kenneth J.; Meek, Robert; Schemitsch, Emil; Liporace, Frank; Strauss, Elton; Zuckerman, Joseph D. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jul2003, Vol. 85-A Issue 7, p1380 

    Musculoskeletal injuries in the elderly are a major challenge, and this rapidly growing segment of the population sustains a disproportionate number of fractures. Advances in medical and anesthetic management techniques have enabled many elderly patients to successfully undergo orthopedic...

  • DOD gains $112M for Peer Reviewed orthopaedic research.  // Medical Device Daily;9/17/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 179, p4 

    The article reports that 112 million dollars will be received by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) for its Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PROP) fiscal year 2009 (FY09) congressional appropriations. Research to advance treatment and rapid rehabilitation from musculoskeletal...

  • Increasingly Conflicted. Kubiak, Erik N.; Park, Samuel S.; Egol, Kenneth; Zuckerman, Joseph D.; Koval, Kenneth J. // Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases;2006, Vol. 63 Issue 3/4, p83 

    Purpose: To identify trends in industry sponsorship of orthopaedic trauma research presented at the annual meetings of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association since the establishment of conflict of interest (COI) reporting policies in 1993. Background: Industry plays a large role in funding...

  • Imaging strategies in paediatric musculoskeletal trauma. Alison, Marianne; Azoulay, Robin; Tilea, Bogdana; Sekkal, Amina; Presedo, Ana; Sebag, Guy // Pediatric Radiology;Jun2009 Supplement 3, Vol. 39, pS414 

    The article discusses the guidelines for musculoskeletal trauma imaging in children. It is stated that plain radiographs are the leading imaging tool and computed tomography may play a role in complex fractures. It notes that ultrasonography is not commonly used in fracture diagnosis and...

  • Heridas por arma de fuego en la población pediátrica. García-Pinto, Guillermo; Redón-Tavera, Antonio; Hernández-Téllez, Isaac Enrique; de Jesús Ponce de León-Fernández, César // Revista de Sanidad Militar;may/jun2012, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p105 

    Introduction. Violence using firearms has been increasing in recent decades and thus the injuries that are suffered by this type of device. Unfortunately the pediatric population has also been affected in this situation. Material and method. In the pediatric orthopedic service became interested...

  • Workforce, Work, and Advocacy Issues in Pediatric Orthopaedics. Frick, Steven L.; Richards, Stephen; Weinstein, Stuart L.; Beaty, James H.; Wattenbarger, J. Michael // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;12/1/2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 17, pe31-1 

    The article presents a summary of issues discussed at a pediatric orthopedics symposium at the Annual Meeting of the American Orthopaedic Association held on June 11, 2009, in Bonita Springs, Florida. Topics include training and staffing for urgent and trauma care in pediatric orthopedics, legal...

  • Dynamic duo. Othersen, Megan // Runner's World;Feb93, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p17 

    Discusses the healing benefits of ice and friction massage for inflamed muscles and tendons. How the combination works; Instructions for applying the ice and friction.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics