Meniscal Repair versus Menisectomy for Traumatic Knee Injuries

June 23, 2015 | Blog

Injuries to the meniscus are very common. While many with meniscal tears can be treated nonoperatively, some do require surgery. The two common options include meniscal repair or meniscectomy. The menisci serve a vital role in allowing compressive loads to … Continue reading

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Commonly Overlooked Fractures in Adults

Orthopedic injuries, specifically fractures can be missed during the initial evaluation either in the emergency room or outpatient setting. Numerous studies have systematically looked at the reasons why certain fractures and dislocations are not identified initially. Subtly of the injury … Continue reading

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Injury Patterns from Motor Vehicle Accidents

March 4, 2015 | Blog, Motor Accident Injuries

As discussed in a prior post, nearly 3 million people are injured annually as a direct result of a motor vehicle accident (U.S. Census Bureau). Financial costs are upwards of $300 billion and does not include loss of productivity and … Continue reading

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Common Injuries from Motor Vehicle Accidents

February 25, 2015 | Blog, Motor Accident Injuries

Based on statistics from the United States Census Bureau, an average of 6 million auto accidents occur in the U.S. each year. Of these, nearly 3 million will suffer some type of injury. There are many reasons why these accidents … Continue reading

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