Surgical Robots for the Spine Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts 2017 to 2022
5/17/2017 Spinal surgery involves the modification of the affected area of the back bones and nerves. The implantation of one or more screws or components is ... Robots provide an opportunity to transform orthopedics. New materials and new designs are bringing ...
Chris Pratt, Wenatchee teen raise money for Seattle Children's
5/17/2017 "I have a rare connective tissue disorder called Larsen Syndrome, and it effects my joints, causes deformities in my bones, and causes instabilities in my spine, and I have trouble with my breathing," Schwab tells KOMO News. Schwab has had over 15 ...
Chris Pratt, teen raise money for Seattle Children's Hospital
5/17/2017 Since Schwab was eight, Schwab has fundraised for the hospital annually, and has brought in at least 2,000 toys and raised $73,000.
A Father and Son Wore Crocs to Run a Half-Marathon
5/17/2017 “I can't say it's necessarily a bad thing, but it's not for everyone across the board,” Ken Jung, MD, a foot and ankle surgeon at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic in Los Angeles, tells Yahoo Style. John-Paul Rue, MD, a board-certified orthopedic sports ...
New hospital set-up results in delayed care
5/17/2017 From heart attacks to car accidents to broken bones, I triage and stabilize patients and quickly connect them with life-saving specialists.
Forget Steroid Shots for Long-Term Relief of Arthritic Knees
5/17/2017 And they had greater loss of cartilage, the rubbery tissue that acts as a cushion between the bones of joints, researchers found.
Local program provides comfort zone for older patients
5/17/2017 She said a cart filled with comforting items is especially suitable for orthopedics, where patients are treated for broken bones, bruised muscles, and torn ligaments. “We're trying to get away from [more] medicine and more interventions by finding out ...
Telemedicine on Vessels Saves Lives
5/17/2017 Common medical emergencies at sea mentioned in the survey ranged from severed limbs and broken bones to tropical diseases, allergic reactions and sudden cardiac arrest.
Tiny bubbles and a bit of gene therapy heal major bone fractures in pigs
5/17/2017 Whether it's a soldier wounded in battle, a car accident victim, or an elderly person who has fallen, bone damage can be so extensive that the bones never heal properly, leaving people crippled or with other severe problems. Now, researchers have ...
Blasting tiny bubbles at broken pig bones makes them heal on their own
5/17/2017 “Going from something invasive to something like this that potentially could be an outpatient procedure has been the holy grail in orthopedics,” says Edward Schwarz, director of the University of Rochester's Center for Musculoskeletal Research, who was ...