Monday, 10 June 2013 09:58
In a recent study published in The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, researchers examined the 30-day readmission rate of orthopedic surgery patients at an academic medical center and sought to determine the risk factors for readmission.
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Monday, 10 June 2013 07:54
Friday, 07 June 2013 11:08
In a recent study published inThe Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, researchers conducted a study of the occurrence and contributing factors of tendon failure to heal after rotator cuff repair surgery.
Wednesday, 05 June 2013 13:47
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Wednesday, 05 June 2013 07:58
David Geier, MD, is a board-certified sports medicine physician and orthopedic surgeon with the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Geier is the director of the MUSC sports medicine, which he built from the ground up. He serves as the head team physician of the Charleston Battery soccer team and chief tournament physician for the Family Circle Cup women's professional tennis tournament.
Tuesday, 04 June 2013 12:26
John M. Kirsch, MD, board-certified orthopedic surgeon, has published "Shoulder Pain? The Solution and Prevention: Fourth Edition."
Tuesday, 04 June 2013 08:27
Robert J. Tait, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon in practice with The Joint Replacement Center at the Orthopaedic Institute of Henderson in Nevada. He also serves as the chief of staff at St. Rose Dominican Hospital Siena in Henderson, Nev. Dr. Tait has expertise in shoulder, hip and knee arthritis and joint replacement. He earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. He completed his fellowship training at Harvard Medical School in Boston.
Thursday, 30 May 2013 09:03
Southpoint Surgery Center in Jacksonville, Fla., has selected ProVation MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding, as well as the ProVation MultiCaregiver for its electronic health record and patient charting solution.
Published in Health Information Technology
Thursday, 30 May 2013 07:43
Here are 11 orthopedic surgeons who hold leadership positions with state medical societies.
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Wednesday, 29 May 2013 11:28
Stem cell research is slowly but surely gaining traction in the orthopedic community. Joseph Purita, MD, medical director of The Institute of Regenerative & Molecular Orthopedics in Boca Raton, Fla. and medical director of StemMD, began research in stem cell therapy eight years ago. His work with stem cells in musculoskeletal procedures has demonstrated promising results. Dr. Purita has recently formed a network, StemMD, which invites orthopedic groups to explore the results of his work and try the stem procedures for themselves.