January 09, 2020

Recovering from a Broken Bone

ROSEMONT, Ill. (January 9, 2020) — As a parent, you want to protect your child from getting hurt; however, avoiding bumps, bruises and broken bones isn’t always possible.  

December 18, 2019

Fundamental Surgery Achieves CME Accreditation from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons for VR Total Knee Arthroplasty Simulation

Rosemont, Ill. (December 18, 2019) – Today, Fundamental Surgery is announcing that its Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) simulation was reviewed by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and has been awarded accreditation status.  

December 13, 2019

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons approves clinical practice guidelines and appropriate use criteria related to combat and civilian patient trauma

The new materials are intended to offer guidance on diagnosis and management decisions for adult patients with severe extremity trauma. 

December 13, 2019

Advancements in 3D Printing Technology Bring Promise to Orthopaedic Care

ROSEMONT, Ill. (December 13, 2019) — It is no secret that technology is transforming the healthcare industry at rapid speed.  

December 11, 2019

AAOS Statement on Surprise Billing Proposal from House and Senate Committees

WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 112019) — American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) President Kristy L. Weber, MD, FAAOS, issued the following statement in response to a new combined version of the Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019 addressing surprise medical bills:   

November 25, 2019

The Scoop to Avoiding Injury when Clearing Snow and Ice

ROSEMONT, Ill. (November 25, 2019)–While 2019 predictions call for warmer-than-average temperatures this winter for much of the United States[1], the risk of injury from snow and ice remains the same. Cold-weather conditions bring hazards that can be downright dangerous for those trying to clear walkways, paths and other areas.

November 20, 2019

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Makes Strategic Investment in Biologics Research and Development

Today the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) announced a strategic investment in the field of biologics. Over the next five years, the AAOS will prioritize research and development for a biologics-focused competency within the Academy’s existing business.  

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