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Make the Diagnosis: A Martial Arts Misstep: Whatโ€™s the Damage?

โ€” An 11-year-old boy presented to the emergency room due to an injury that occurred earlier that day. Can you diagnose the patient?

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Who Really 'Died Suddenly'? Anabolic Steroid Users.

A new study sheds light on the risks

Mar 21, 2024
Day in the Life of an Orthopedic Surgeon

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the practice of YouTuber and physician Antonio Webb, MD

Mar 21, 2024
Returns From Tommy John Surgery Are Common, but Recovery Can Bring Grief, Isolation

More than 2,200 professionals have undergone the surgery since its introduction 50 years ago

Mar 13, 2024
Multimodal Pre-Op Program Aids Knee Replacement Candidates

Patients feel better as they wait for surgery; a few find they no longer need it

Feb 29, 2024
Returns From Tommy John Surgery Are Common, but Recovery Can Bring Grief, Isolation

More than 2,200 professionals have undergone the surgery since its introduction 50 years ago

Multimodal Pre-Op Program Aids Knee Replacement Candidates

Patients feel better as they wait for surgery; a few find they no longer need it

Orthopedics Case Studies

The Case of the Lost Fingertip

Was conservative management the right choice?

A photo composite of a womans hand with her third finger tip severed

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Biden 'Continues to Be Fit for Duty,' His Doctor Says

"Nothing different than last year," president says after undergoing annual physical

Feb 29, 2024
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Looking for Source of Knee Implant Failure? Biomarkers May Help

Blood or synovial fluid tests can help pinpoint what went wrong, studies suggest

Feb 16, 2024
AAOS over a photo of Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA
Rotator Cuff Tears: Take Surgeons' Word That MRI Is Needed

Most scans ordered at first visit showed pathology that physical therapy wouldn't fix

Feb 16, 2024
AAOS over a photo of Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA
Clear Opportunity to Identify Patients With Osteoporosis Commonly Missed

Hip surgeons could, but mostly don't, send at-risk patients for screening

Feb 15, 2024
AAOS over a photo of Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA
Minimizing Opioids After Teens' Spine Surgeries Appears Practical

Alternatives prove mettle in studies

Feb 14, 2024
AAOS over a photo of Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA
FDA Approves First Drug for Severe Frostbite

Vasodilator iloprost significantly cut the risk of amputations in trial

Feb 14, 2024
FDA APPROVED iloprost (Aurlumyn) over a photo of a man with severe frostbite on his fingers and thumbs.
Orthopedic Surgeons on Track to Earn Less Than Taco Bell Workers

If current trends continue, patients are in big trouble

Feb 14, 2024
AAOS over a photo of Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA
Turf War: Study Backs Natural Grass as Less Injurious Than Artificial Surface

And some fake grasses appear more dangerous than others

Feb 13, 2024
AAOS over a photo of Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA
Could Weight-Loss Drug Improve Hip Replacement Outcomes?

Two studies, two conclusions

Feb 12, 2024
AAOS over a photo of Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA
Former NBA Player, 'Survivor' Contestant Waits in Hospital for Heart Transplant

But few donors can provide a match for his extra-large body

Feb 09, 2024
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Knee Pain Leads to Shocking Diagnosis: Medical Mystery Solved

Siobhan Deshauer, MD, reviews a mystery diagnosis

Feb 09, 2024
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One Way to Make It to the Super Bowl: Become the Team Doctor

A Q&A with the head physician for the San Francisco 49ers

Feb 07, 2024
A photo of Timothy McAdams, MD, on the sidelines.
What We Know About King Charles III's Health History

From COVID-19 to polo injuries to "sausage fingers"

Feb 06, 2024
A photo of King Charles III.
Iodine-Based Skin Prep Better for Certain Fracture Surgeries

Large randomized trial comparing alcohol antiseptic solutions could change practice

Jan 31, 2024
A photo of a healthcare worker applying Duraprep surgical solution to a patient.
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